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Obituary: Darrell E. Swenson

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Darrell E. Swenson, age 84, died on July 4, 2001, in Salt Lake City.

He was born on May 18, 1917, in Hibbing, Minn. To John Mandas and Agatha Swenson. He married Donna Kochonis on Feb. 22, 1976 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Darrell served his country honor-ably during World War II in England with the U.S. Army. He served proudly as a member in Army Intelligence. He was awarded a Bronze Star. He earned his degree in accounting from Antioch. He worked for Ford Motor Co. and UTA. He was a devoted friend and enjoyed the outdoors and fishing with his friends! He was also a member of the Masons for 51 years.

He is survived by his wife Donna Kochonis Swenson; son, Perry (Mary Ann) Kochonis Swenson, granddaughter, Andrea; sister, Helen Schmid.

He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers, and sister; Esther.

Funeral Services will be held on Monday July 9, 2001 at 11 a.m. at Deseret Memorial Mortuary, 36 East 700 South. Friends and family may call Sunday July 8, 2001 from 6-8 p.m. at Deseret Mortuary. Interment; Mount Olivet Cemetery.