The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of Margaret Swinker can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Select Candle

Obituary for Margaret Patricia Swinker

Margaret P. Majercik Swinker, age 91 , of Brownsville, PA, passed away on Sunday, April 1, 2018. She was born on July 6, 1926 in East Millsboro, PA, daughter of the late Andrew and Mary Zayak Majercik.
Margaret graduated from California State College and worked as an Elementary school teacher locally and in Philadelphia, PA. She retired from Brownsville Area School District.
She is survived by her husband of 68 years, retired Brownsville Optometrist, Dr. Robert J. Swinker,
and five daughters: Marian L. Swinker and husband Allen Schlobohm of Winterville NC.,
Ann M. Swinker and husband Daniel Kniffen of Spring Mills, PA,
D. Jean Swinker of Belle Vernon, PA,
Margaret (Peggy) J. Swinker and husband Jeff Strauch of Uniontown, PA
Jane F. Swinker Ohi and husband Don of Morgantown, WV.

and grandchildren, Kent and Tayler Strauch and Nicholas Ohi.
She was preceded in death by son Robert G. Swinker.
Arrangements are in the care of Skirpan Funeral Home, Brownsville, PA and services will be private. The family would like to thank Julie, Tina, Anita, Polly, Chelsea, Debbie and Megan for their loving care. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Historic Church of St. Peter, Brownsville, PA.

To send flowers to the family of Margaret Patricia Swinker, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos