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Wayne L. Swanson

Posted on 10/4/2023 by

Wayne L. Swanson, 57, of Ceresco, NE, November 22, 1965-September 30, 2023

Wayne L. Swanson, 57, of Ceresco, NE was born November 22, 1965, in Lincoln, NE to Darrel and Judy (Baade) Swanson. He passed away September 30th, 2023

Wayne was a salesman for over 35 years at Ernie’s in Ceresco. He loved helping people if it was selling furniture or in any other way. He was a friend to everyone he met and loved people and loved God. Wayne was spontaneous, creative, friendly, loving, caring, compassionate, straightforward, and selfless. He enjoyed being creative and working on projects of his own aside from helping customers at Ernie’s.

He attended Ceresco Evangelical Covenant Church and was recently baptized at St. Wenceslaus Church in Wahoo.

Family members include his daughter, Olivia Swanson; stepchildren, Matthew and Sarah Goebel, all of Lincoln; father, Darrel (Diana) Swanson, Ceresco; brothers, Dave Swanson, Elkhorn and Steven McCoy, Jr., Lincoln; sister, Tami (Glen) Ferguson, Lincoln; several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. 

Preceded in death by his mother, Judy Swanson and grandparents.

Memorial service: 11:00 am Saturday, October 14, 2023, Ceresco Evangelical Covenant Church, 208 Pine Street, Ceresco, NE. 

Please send flowers to address above for the memorial service.

Memorials may be sent to P.O. Box 328, Ceresco, NE 68017


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