Swanson, George Maxwell
June 15, 1921 – April 9, 2015
Age 93 of Edina. Army Signal Corps – Omaha Beach on D+3 With wit and verve, our Dad and best friend, George M. Swanson travelled from this realm April 9, 2015. We can only hope to emulate his courageous service to this nation and to all who knew him. A 1943 graduate of Midland College, his career in advertising spanned many decades. Preceded in death by wife, Marjorie. George is survived by Maxwell Swanson (Jane Karayusuf), Steven Swanson, Kristin Swanson (Martha McDermott), Martha Swanson (James Justen), and special friend, Bettye McClain. An informal memorial gathering will be held Saturday, April 18 at 11:00 am. For details, please call 612-444-1996.