Constance L. Swartz

Constance L. Swartz, 92, a guest at Emmanuel Nursing Center in Danville, passed away on Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at Emmanuel. She was born on Dec. 3, 1921, in Shamokin, a daughter of the late Walter and Ethel (Lytle) Klinger.

Mrs. Swartz worked at the Danville State Hospital as an aide for many years until her retirement. She enjoyed being a homemaker and especially liked cooking, sewing and gardening.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 39 years, Carl P. Swartz in 1984, as well as her siblings.

She is survived by a daughter, Carla and her husband Dave Derrick of Gilbertsville; a son, Randy Swartz of Cedar Run and his companion, Alison Leis of Danville; four grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. on Monday, June 10, 2013, at the Brady Funeral Home, 320 Church St., Danville. Friends may call at the funeral home on Monday from 10 a.m. until the time of funeral services. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Brady Funeral Home of Danville. Please send online condolences to