Walter Swyers Obituary

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In Memory of

Walter M. Swyers

November 3, 1921 - October 16, 2013
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Walter M. Swyers, age 91 of Albion passed away Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at his residence with his loving family present. Walter was born November 3, 1921 to Fred and Zenith (Stahl) Swyers in Floodwood, Ohio. On September 22, 1973 he Married Caroline E. Kreger who survives. Walter served his country during WWII in the Army. He was a professional wrestler in his younger days "the Masked Marvel" in the 50's and he was the certified athletic trainer at Albion College for 29 years. He was the owner of Spectacle Lake Outdoor Club. He often played Santa Clause and was a Albion City Santa for 30+ years. Walter is survived by: Wife-...
Walter M. Swyers, age 91 of Albion passed away Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at
his residence with his loving family present. Walter was born November 3, 1921 to
Fred and Zenith (Stahl) Swyers in Floodwood, Ohio. On September 22, 1973 he
Married Caroline E. Kreger who survives.
Walter served his country during WWII in the Army. He was a professional
wrestler in his younger days "the Masked Marvel" in the 50's and he was the certified athletic trainer at Albion College for 29 years. He was the owner of Spectacle Lake Outdoor Club. He often played Santa Clause and was a Albion City Santa for 30+ years.
Walter is survived by:
Wife- Caroline Swyers of Albion
Daughters- Linda (Phil) Barry of Salem, AR
Beverly (Ron) Williams of Texas
Sheila (Frank) Woodard of Battle Creek
Janet Curtis of Lakeland, FL
Son- Harry (Margie) Swyers of Amery, WI
Many grandchildren and great grandchildren
He was preceded in death by his parents, 4 sisters; 4 brothers and son-in-law Mike Curtis.

According to his wishes, Cremation has taken place and there will be a
Memorial Service held Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. at the
J. Kevin Tidd Funeral Home, 811 Finley Drive, Albion, Michigan 49224
with Rev. Tom Sagendorf officiating. A gathering of family and friends will be at 10:00 A.M. until time of service.
Memorial Contributions can be made to: Albion College Athletic Dept.(Traning Room), 611 E. Porter Street, Albion, MI 49224

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