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Robert Kenneth Swindell, age 74, of Sheridan, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at Spectrum Health-Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids with his family by his side. The son of William & Edna (Sundell) Swindell, he was born on February 16, 1940 in Saginaw.

For many years he worked in retail management and enjoyed fishing, gardening, and playing bingo at the Soaring Eagle Casino in Mt. Pleasant.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and his second wife, Diane. Surviving are his children, Shelly & Jerry Reynolds, Tom & Diane Swindell, Amy & Dan Taft, and Micah & Stacy Swindell; two brothers, Bill & Marcia Swindell, and Harold & Sharon Swindell; a sister, Lorna Cowles; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Honoring his wishes, a private family gathering is planned and contributions in Robert’s memory are suggested to the Spectrum Health Foundation-United Hospital, 703 S. Marvel Drive, Greenville, MI 48838

To send a message of sympathy to the family, sign Robert’s online guest book, or to share a favorite memory, please visit: Cremation arrangements were entrusted to Christiansen Cremation & Funeral Care, Greenville.


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  1. Anonymous on July 23, 2014 at 12:00 am

    Joe Brand

    I know what a sad time this is for you. I lost my Mom unexpectedly Wednesday evening. You and yours will be in my thoughts and prayers.


    Margaret Newton

    I am so sorry for the loss of your father.My prayers are with you.May he rest in peace


    Uncle and Barb

    Shelly, Tom, Amy and Micah, sorry for the loss of your father. Know that he has no more pain and did not suffer a long time.


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