James Leroy Swing, 82, of La Porte, passed away on Monday, September 16, 2019 at Brentwood, La Porte.
James was born on September 21, 1936 in La Porte, IN to Jake and Florence (Draves) Swing. He was a graduate of La Porte High School and Valparaiso University.
Surviving are his brothers, Bruce (Alice) Swing of Venice, FL and Roger (Linda) Swing of Loveland, OH; 2 nieces; and 1 nephew. He was preceded by his parents.
James was a lifelong member of St. John's Lutheran Church. He was an avid fan of La Porte Slicers and Chicago Cubs.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11 am on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center with Rev. Dr. Kendall "Ken" Schaeffer officiating. Burial will follow at Pine Lake Cemetery.
A time of visitation will be held from 10 am until the time of the service on Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorial donations may be made to St. John's Lutheran Church, 111 Kingsbury Ave., La Porte, IN 46350 or to the donor's choice.
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