Swanson Helen V. Swanson, nee Reiswig, of Surprise AZ, formerly Burnsville MN. Passed away peacefully on May 18, 2003 at the age of 77. Born on November 22, 1925 to Isaac and Emelia Reiswig in Wells County, ND. Survived by her loving and caring husband of 52 years, Clarence J. Swanson of Surprise AZ; daughter Linda Kaytor (Allan) of Bella Coola, BC; son, Todd Swanson (Carla) of Rosemount, MN; brothers, James Reiswig (Mildred) of Manfred, ND, and Dr. Phil Reiswig (Joyce) of Riverside CA. Grandmother to Kimberly Michalchuk (Lawrence), Benita Kaytor, Troy and Tony (Tara) Savoie, and Jennifer Swanson. Four Great-grandchildren and three nieces. Current member Peoria AZ Seventh-Day Adventist Church. Long time member Minnetonka SDA Church. Attended St. Marks and St Pauls Episcopal. Memorial Service on May 18th at 10:00 AM at the Ft Snelling Memorial Chapel, Historic Ft Snelling. Follow the signs to Historic Ft Snelling (East of the airport near the intersection of State Hwy 55 and 5). Interment, Ft Snelling National Cemetery. Lunch served at Lost Spur Golf Club, 2750 Sibley Mem. Highway, Eagan MN. Memorials preferred. For information, call 651-423-0145.

Published on June 15, 2003

Guest Book

Star Tribune reviews all guest book entries to ensure appropriate content.

Our staff does not correct grammar or spelling. FAQ