Jean H. Swanton

Jean H. Swanton, age 90, of Oconomowoc, passed away on Saturday, October 15, 2016.

Jean leaves behind her beloved husband of 66 years, James C. Swanton; her children, Scott and Randy (Sandee) Swanton; along with two grandchildren, Ryan Swanton and Kara (Tony) Coates; and her great granddaughter, Charlotte Coates. Jean is further survived by her sisters-in-law Jane (William) Wierdsma and Jean Britt, and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Jean was preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Laura Hibbard, and her brother-in-law, Russell Britt.

Funeral services for Jean will be held on Saturday, October 29, at 11:00 AM with a visitation for family and friends to start at 9:00 AM, all to take place at Good Shepherd United Methodist Church in Oconomowoc.

Memorials in Jeanís honor are suggested to the church.

Jean was a seventh-grade math teacher in Oconomowoc for more than 26 years. In 1977, Jean was given the top award for teachers in Wisconsin. She and three other teachers were chosen as Teacher of the Year for the state of Wisconsin. She was the first-place statewide choice for teachers representing the middle and junior high schools. She loved her family deeply and will be missed by all.

Pagenkopf Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 262567-4457 or visit www.pagenkopf.com.