A. Wilma Swaldo

April 8, 1931 - June 17, 2017
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A. Wilma Swaldo, 86, formerly of New Philadelphia passed away June 17, 2017 at Middleton Assisted Living in Granville, Ohio.

Born in New Philadelphia on April 8, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Rose (Tornabene) Alfonso.

After graduating from St. Joseph High School in 1949, Wilma worked as a sec…

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A. Wilma Swaldo, 86, formerly of New Philadelphia passed away June 17, 2017 at Middleton Assisted Living in Granville, Ohio.

Born in New Philadelphia on April 8, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Rose (Tornabene) Alfonso.

After graduating from St. Joseph High School in 1949, Wilma worked as a secretary with General Telephone Company.

On April 30, 1960, she married her lifelong companion, William “Bill” Swaldo. Together they were members of Sacred Heart Church.

In addition to Bill; she will be deeply missed by her children, Beth (Richard) Green of Pataskala and Brian Swaldo, of Lima; her grandsons, Ryan (Heather), Nick, and Mitchel Green; and her brother, David (Rose) Alfonso of California.

Visitation will be held in the Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home on Wednesday from 12 to 1 p.m.  Father Jeff Coning will officiate a service in the funeral home chapel beginning at 1 p.m. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery at New Philadelphia.

Memorial contributions in memory of Wilma may be directed to Community Hospice, 726 Commercial Ave SW, New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Time: 12:00 pm

End Time: 1:00 pm

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

Address:

116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

Service Information

Date: Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Time: 1:00 pm

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

Address:

116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Time: 1:45 pm

Calvary Cemetery - New Philadelphia

Address:

Delaware Drive, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

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Reception Information

Date: Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Time: 2:00 pm

Geib Family Center

Address:

116 2nd Street NE, New Philadelphia, OH, 44663

Donation Information

Community Hospice

716 Commercial Ave. SW
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663
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Born: April 8, 1931
Died: June 17, 2017

Condolences for Wilma Swaldo

Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Janet Shonk Gordon posted on 6/28/17

Our deepest sympathy to Bill, Beth, Brian and the entire family for your loss. I enjoyed being your neighbor and babysitting for the kids for many years. Wilma was a wonderful person.

 

Steve Stevenson posted on 6/23/17

Our heartfelt sympathies go out to Bill and family. Steve and Sally Stevenson, your neighbor and friend.

 

Theresa, Rob and Larry Cihon posted on 6/21/17

We are sorry to hear of the passing of Wilma! You have our condolences!

 

Connie Renicker posted on 6/19/17

In loving memory.

 

Connie Renicker posted on 6/19/17

So sorry for your family's loss. With sincere sympathy....Bill & Wilma's neighbor, Connie.

 

Mary Jo posted on 6/19/17

So sorry for your loss. Mary Jo McConnell Ramsey

 

Bryan Dusini posted on 6/19/17

I was sorry to hear the loss of your wife, mother, grandmother and friend. With my sympathy.

 

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