December 26, 1927 ~ January 20, 2019
Lawrence B. Swallow, formerly of Clinton, passed away January 20, 2019, at his home in Kanab. He was 91. Lawrence was born on December 26, 1927 to Daniel and Eva Cuny Swallow.
He was raised in Oglala, SD where he farmed. He proudly served his Country in the US Navy from 1945 to 1948. During that time he met Geri Hooper and they were married on August 27, 1949. They lived in California for a few years until moving to Utah where they resided the rest of their lives.
He is survived by his son Duane (Lillian) Swallow, West Point, daughter Cheryl (Ben) Gonzalez, Roy, and sister Lucille Brewer (California). He has seven grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. Dad retired from Hill A.F.B after more than 30 years of service. He enjoyed the outdoors, his horses, team roping and golf. Dad and Mom moved to Kanab in 1996, where they made new friends for life. Geri passed away on May 12, 2011.
Please join us for A Celebration of Life to be held on Saturday, February 16, 2019, from 2:00 until 5:00 p.m. at the home of Duane & Lillian Swallow, 2608 W. 725 N., West Point, UT.
Per his wishes, he was cremated under the direction of Mosdell Mortuary, Kanab, UT