Saturday, August 11th, 2012
Rhea B. Swander, 76, Ohio City, died at 8:10 a.m. Aug. 10, 2012, at CHP-Inpatient Hospice Center, Van Wert.
She was born Dec. 31, 1935, in Ohio City to Sherman Glenn "Buck" and Edna Mae Ayers Fenton Boroff. On Sept. 10, 1955, she married Paul W. "Rosie" Swander, who died Feb. 2, 2008.
Surviving are three sons, Darrell E. (Diane "Deeter") Swander, Ohio City, Tony A. (Lori) Swander, Rockford, and Paul G. "Tip" (Janeece Friesner) Swander, Van Wert; a sister, Mary L. Ries, Coldwater; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Deceased are three brothers, Edwin Glenn Boroff, William Earl Boroff and Donald E. Boroff.
He retired from Federal Mogul, Van Wert, in 1996. He was a member of Ohio City Church of God and a 1954 graduate of Ohio City-Liberty High School.
Services are 11 a.m. Monday at Cowan & Son Funeral Home, Van Wert, the Rev. Randy Bevington officiating. Burial is at Woodlawn Cemetery, Ohio City.
Calling is 9 a.m. Monday until time of services at the funeral home.
Contributions may be made to the Inpatient Hospice Center.
Condolences may be left at cowanfuneralhome.com.