Jean V. Swingle of Port Jervis, N.Y., dies at age 84

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Jean V. Swingle of Port Jervis, N.Y., passed away Monday, Feb. 12, in Milford, Pa. She was 84.

She was born on Sept. 30, 1933, in Port Jervis.

Jean married Chester “Chirp” Swingle, who pre-deceased her.

She is survived by her daughters, Linda Kent and her husband, Stephen, of Port Jervis, Lois Case and her husband, Brad, of Cuddebackville, N.Y., Beth Kehlenbeck of Port Jervis; sons, Dennis Swingle of Port Jervis, Jerry Swingle and his wife, Jamie, of Sparrowbush, N.Y., Timothy Swingle and his wife, Maria, of New York, Michael Swingle of Port Jervis, and Jason Swingle and his wife, Bobbi, of Port Jervis; brother, Frank Oppelt and his wife, May, of Port Jervis; 14 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was pre-deceased by her granddaughter Megan.

Services were private. Cremation took place at HG Smith Crematory, Stroudsburg, Pa. Arrangements are by the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home, Port Jervis.

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