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Mary Jo Swanson

December 25, 2018

Burial Date: January 2, 2019

Erlanger United Methodist 31 Commonwealth Ave. Erlanger, KY 41018 Jan. 2, 12 p.m.

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Mary Jo (nee: Naugle) Swanson, 89, of Erlanger, KY, passed away on Tuesday, December 25, 2018 at Emerald Trace on Turkeyfoot surrounded by her loving family. Mrs. Swanson was a teacher and library assistant for Erlanger/Elsmere Schools upon retiring. Her faith was important to her as she was a longtime member of Erlanger United Methodist Church since 1956. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Linda Dolen. Mary is survived by her loving husband of 68 years, Paul H. Swanson, daughter, Emily (Mike) Markey, son-in-law, Joe Dolen, sister, Pat Thrailkill and brother, Jerry Naugle. She also leaves behind 4 grandchildren; Michael P. (Andrea) Markey, Laura (Tim) Donaldson, Brent (Rosmond) Dolen, Timothy (Jodie) Markey and eight great grandchildren; Gwenevere & Gavin Markey, Teresa & Stone Donaldson, Ellery & Willa Dolen and Lydia & Luke Markey. Visitation will be Wednesday Jan. 2, 2019 from 10am to 12pm at Erlanger United Methodist Church, Erlanger, KY with funeral services to follow at 12pm. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Erlanger, KY. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to Erlanger United Methodist Church, 31 Commonwealth Ave., Erlanger, KY 41018.