The Life of Mabel G. Swiger
Mabel G. Swiger (1917-2012) Funeral services for Mabel G. Swiger, age 95, will be held 11 a.m. Friday. The daughter of Noah W. and Armanie (Trader) Edgell was born May 25, 1917, in Folson, W.Va. Mabel was a 72-year resident of Painesville and passed away Oct. 23, 2012, at the Kingston of Ashland Nursing Center in Ashland. She a loving mother and grandmother. Mabel is survived by her sons, Arty (Patricia) Swiger of Thompson and Arthur "Tad" (Karen) Swiger of Painesville; daughters, Janet (John) Christian of Ashland and Diana (Julius) Szabo of Moses Lake, Wash.; brother, Francis (Mae) Edgell of North Carolina; sisters, Betty Morris of Vienna, W.Va., and Pauline (John) Hardesty of Sun City West, Ariz.; 17 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren; and 24 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde Swiger in 1976; brothers, James, Noah, Don, George, and Argil Edgell; sisters, Hazel Hayhurst, Goldie Hayhurst and Ruth Hayhurst; and a great-great-grandchild. Interment will be in Western Reserve Memorial Gardens in Chester Township. Contributions may be made to Hospice of Ashland.