Walter L. Swinehart

Walter L. “Babe” Swinehart, Sr. Of Lancaster, PA, passed away on Friday March 22, 2019.
He was the son of the Late Charles and Marian (Todd) Swinehart.

In his younger days he enjoyed going to auctions and dealing in scrap metal. He was a member of the 7th Ward and Hubley Social Clubs.

He is survived by Children Michelle Byrom, Wally Swinehart, Eric and Jason Comp and one Grandson Tyler Byrom. His siblings Gladys Esh (Aaron), Lester”Bud”Swinehart (Judy), Helen Martin (Jere), Joyce Herr (Elmer), Janet Groff (Jr), Carl Swinehart (Wanda) along with numerous nieces and nephews.

A private service is being held with family.

Cremation Services of Lancaster (717) 273-6283

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  • I feel like I should have found you along time ago. Now it is to late. I am so not sure what to think or feel. I am so sorry Elaine

  • Walter was a good employee at TAH with a good sense of humor. His passing brings back memories. Blessings to his family and especially Carl and Lester.

  • I had the pleasure of working with Walt the gentile giant. Always had a humorous observation about work situations. Condolences to Walt’s family.

  • The seventh ward will miss you!! I will never forget your kindness to my father Rest In Peace Walter!!

  • Going to miss seeing Walt at the 7th. I loved reminiscing with him about our days working at Goodwill. Deepest condolences

  • We were so very sorry to hear that Babe passed away. Always loved running into him at the Hubley and or 7th Ward
    Please know our thoughts and prayers are with his family

    Jeff Davis
    Donna Speece

  • We at the 7th ward club will miss Walt very much. We enjoyed his greetings and conversation.
    He will be sorely missed.

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