Donald E. Swazey

March 19, 1928
- March 28, 2012

BROWNVILLE JCT. - Donald E. Swazey, 84, husband of the late Marguerite (Storer) Swazey, passed away March 28, 2012, at Mayo Regional Hospital, Dover-Foxcroft. He was born March 19, 1928, in Brownville Junction, the son of James E. and Jennie (Geel) Swazey. Donald served with the U.S. Army in Korea and worked for Canadian-Pacific Railroad for 34 years. He was a member of Pleasant River Lodge No. 163 AF & AM, J.P. Chaisson American Legion Post No. 41, Anah Temple Shrine, Bangor, Tri-County Shrine, Dexter, and Brownville Junction United Methodist Church. Donald loved the outdoors and nature. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. He also enjoyed NASCAR and other sports. Donald is survived by two sons, Donald Scott Swazey and his wife, Holly, of Manchester, N.H., and Lyle James Swazey and his wife, Amy, of West Bath; a daughter, Lisa Bouchard and her husband, David, of Jacksonville, Fla.; a brother, Roger W. Swazey of North Dakota; four grandchildren, Brandon, Shawn, Justin and James; two great-grandchildren, Allana and Madison; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a daughter, Teri Johnston. A graveside memorial service will be conducted later in the spring in the family lot at Pine Tree Cemetery, Brownville Junction. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to American Cancer Society , One Main St., Suite 300, Topsham, ME 04086-1240. Arrangements are in the care of Lary Funeral Home, Milo. Messages of condolence and memories may be expressed at

Published in BDN Maine on March 30, 2012

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