Ronald Eugene Swetz

Ronald Eugene Swetz


June 28, 1950 – August 6, 2012


Ron passed away suddenly after a perfect day of fishing on the ocean with members of his

family. He was a genuine and

loving man, very hard working,

a master of all trades, and

dedicated to enjoying nature,

fishing and all aspects of the great outdoors.  He will be sadly missed, but not gone forever, as he lives on in all our hearts and memories.  He is survived by

Serena Swetz Colins, daughter, Burc Colins son in law,

grandchildren Alyssa Colins,

Nolan Colins; Shaun Swetz son, Karina Arroyo Swetz daughter in

law; his first wife Hilda Swetz;

common law wife Vikki O’Brien and Vikki’s daughter

Chelsea Laurin (Terry), and granddaughter Cooper Laurin and Vikki’s son Colby Shaddock.  Also survived by Larry Hrabchuk, brother, (Bonnie); Dana Towers, sister; numerous aunts, uncles, nephews and nieces as well as many, many friends will miss him dearly.  Ron is predeceased by his mother Kaye Swetz, his dad Peter Swetz, his father

Andrew Hrabchuk; brother Albert Hrabchuk and sister

Phyllis Hrabchuk Ackerly.  A Funeral Service will be held

on Thursday, August 16, 2012 at 2:00 pm at Springfield

Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC. 

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