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Beverly Swerline

Beverly A. Swerline, 88, of Sycamore, died at 9:45 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020, at the Ohio State University James Center, Columbus.
She was born on Aug. 17, 1932 in Marion County, to Roy and Zoe (Wingerd) Burdge. She married Dwight A. Swerline in Paris, Ky., on Aug. 17, 1949, and he survives.
Surviving are the following children, Ms. Judy Swerline, Napoleon, and Robin (Terry) King, Sycamore. Also surviving are four grandchildren, Kimberly Crayton, Holli Chaney, Adam Sniffen and Kayley Arthur, plus ten great-grandchildren. Also surviving are a sister-in-law, Janet Decker, Sycamore, and brother-in-law Gerald Swerline, Upper Sandusky. Beverly was preceded in death by a daughter, Connie Miles, and three sisters, Cara Lee Montz, Isabella MacDonald and Juanita Stroyd.
Beverly was a retired Mohawk High School cafeteria manager where she worked for 28 years. She was a 1950 graduate of Sycamore High School, was a member of the Mohawk Historical Society and also at one time helped the religious education program at Mohawk. She was a member of Sycamore United Methodist Church where she was an active church member.
For hobbies, she loved to work in her garden and especially loved raising all kinds of flowers. She loved to knit, listen to all kinds of religious music, go on vacations and travel and was devoted to her husband. She loved being with family for the holidays.
At Beverly’s request the funeral service will be private. Burial will be held at Pleasant View Cemetery, Sycamore.
Memorial contributions can be made to Sycamore United Methodist Church in care of Walton-Moore Funeral Home, P.O. Box 350, Sycamore, OH 44882. Online expressions of sympathy can be made at

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