Renee S. Sweda (nee Burgett)

July 2, 1955 - Oct. 8, 2011

Renee S. Sweda (nee Burgett) passed away peacefully Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011, at the age of 56.

She was known as grandma Nay Nay to all the special children in her life. She enjoyed scary movies and collecting Native American memorabilia and apple-scented candles.

She is survived by her better half, Juan Torres, and was the loving mother of Gary Burgett, Ashley (fiance Joshua Quiles) Sweda, Amber Sweda, Christopher (fiancee Nicole Fillbach) Sweda-Hernandez and Felicia Torres-Sweda. She is further survived by her grandchildren, Austin, Aaron, Julian and Alexis, and her siblings, Barbara, Mike, Katherine and Jeff.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Gene and Barbara Burgett, and her sister, Patricia Burgett.

A gathering to celebrate RenŽe’s life will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, at the Evert-Luko Funeral Home, 170 Warren Ave., Hartland.

In lieu of flowers memorials to the family are appreciated.

Evert-Luko Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 367-2156 or visit online at www.evertlukofuneralhome.com.