Harvey S. Swanson

  • "Dad, "boompa" to my kids, "Big Kahuna"..."
    - Dana Szretter
  • "Hoover, I am happy to say that I was blessed to have had..."
    - Mary Swanson
  • "Dear grandpa I miss you so much and can't explain how..."
    - Kaden Pease
  • "Grandpa, thats what I knew him best as, He always had a..."
    - Kylie Pease
  • "Where do I even start with the memories grandpa you were..."
    - Blake Pease

Harvey "Hoover" S. Swanson
January 1, 1930 - May 21, 2018
Harvey "Hoover" S. Swanson, 88, of Henderson, Nevada, formerly of Colorado Springs, was laid in the arms of Jesus Monday, May 21, 2018. He was born January 1, 1930, to Swan and Frances Swanson of Ironton, Minnesota.
He was predeceased by his son-in-law, Jack.
He is survived by his beloved wife and best friend, Mary of 68 years. Four daughters, Dana (Denny), Peggy (Dave), Linda (Dave) and Susan. He had 8 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, 7 great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Throughout his life, he was an avid hunter & fisherman. He had a great sense of humor and always had stories and jokes to tell.
At his request, no service will be held. He will be greatly missed by his family, friends and those who had the privilege of knowing him.

Published in The Gazette on June 3, 2018