Aug 23, 2022

Mrs. Lois C. Swenson passed away on July 21,2022. She was the surviving spouse of The Rev. Jon Eric Swenson, retired elder, who served the following Eastern PA Conference churches until his retirement in 2007:  

  • Thornton: Bethlehem 
  • Cornwell Heights 
  • Philadelphia: Fairmount Park 
  • Wissahickon     
  • Collingdale 

Her life story can be read here: Lois Swenson Obituary | Tomlinson Funeral Home

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 45 years, Rev. Jon Eric Swenson. Lois was also preceded in death by her son, Keith William Swenson. Her life is celebrated by her daughters, Mrs. Erica Elliot (Keith) and Mrs. Leah Arter (Col. Ret. Charles Coursey) and her son, Mr. Jon C. Swenson along with their families.

A service was held on July 29, 2022 at Bethlehem United Methodist Church with a private interment at Grand Army of the Republic Cemetery of Summit Hill.  

In lieu of flowers, memorials in her memory can be made to CityTeam at 634 Sproul Street, Chester, PA 19013.