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James B. Swayne

May 31, 1944 December 26, 2018
James B. Swayne
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Obituary for James B. Swayne

PEORIA HEIGHTS – James B. Swayne, 74, of Peoria Heights, died at 11:45 p.m. on December 26, 2018, at UnityPoint Health - Proctor in Peoria.

James was born on May 31, 1944, in Peoria to Clarence and Louise (Keehner) Swayne.

James is survived by his wife, Gail; his step-children, Dean (Kristine) McDonald and Dawn (Anthony) Mannino; five step-grandchildren; two step-great-grandchildren; two sons; and one brother.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and one son.

James served our country in the U.S. Air Force from 1962-66. After the service, he attended classes at I.C.C. in East Peoria. He was a lineman for AT&T/Illinois Bell for 30 years. James studied culinary arts and worked as a chef throughout his life.

Cremation rites will be accorded. A memorial visitation will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, December 29, 2018, at The Wilton Mortuary in Peoria.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

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2:00 PM 12/29/2018 2:00:00 PM - 3:00 PM 12/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
The Wilton Mortuary

2101 N. Knoxville Ave.
Peoria, IL 61603

The Wilton Mortuary
2101 N. Knoxville Ave. Peoria 61603 IL
United States

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