John Swindlehurst Obituary
 
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John Swindlehurst

January 16, 1932 - May 1, 2014
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John Swindlehurst, 82, professional engineer and former Fanwood councilman, passed away Thursday, May 1, 2014 . The memorial service will be held Saturday, May 10, 2014, at 1 p.m. at the Fanwood Presbyterian Church, 74 S. Martine Ave., Fanwood, N.J. The Anderson & Campbell Funeral Home, Manchester, N.J. is in charge of arrangements. Born in Orange, N.J., Mr. Swindlehurst was raised in Irvington, N.J., where he graduated from Irvington High School. He resided in Fanwood for many years before moving to Lakewood, N.J., in 2001. Mr. Swindlehurst was a Fanwood councilman and planning board member. He served as a trustee, deacon and...
John Swindlehurst, 82, professional engineer and former Fanwood councilman, passed away Thursday, May 1, 2014 .

The memorial service will be held Saturday, May 10, 2014, at 1 p.m. at the Fanwood Presbyterian Church, 74 S. Martine Ave., Fanwood, N.J. The Anderson & Campbell Funeral Home, Manchester, N.J. is in charge of arrangements.

Born in Orange, N.J., Mr. Swindlehurst was raised in Irvington, N.J., where he graduated from Irvington High School. He resided in Fanwood for many years before moving to Lakewood, N.J., in 2001.

Mr. Swindlehurst was a Fanwood councilman and planning board member. He served as a trustee, deacon and elder at the Fanwood Presbyterian Church. He was a former chairman of the Union County Revenue Sharing Committee and also past master of the F&AM Corinthian Lodge.
A graduate of Rutgers University and Lehigh University, Mr. Swindlehurst served as a lieutenant in the Army during the Korean War and later in the Active Reserve.
He retired from the international engineering firm of Parsons Brinckerhoff after 41 years.

Mr. Swindlehurst is survived by his wife of 54 years, Barbara (Cairns) Swindlehurst; a daughter, Cynthia Swindlehurst, and a son, Mark Swindlehurst, and his wife, Ann.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer's Association in his memory.







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