Patricia B. Swaney

March 7, 2013

Patricia B. Swaney

Lifelong Waynesburg resident enjoyed time with grandkids

Patricia B. Swaney, 71, of Waynesburg, died Thursday, March 7, 2013, in Southwest Regional Medical Center, Waynesburg.

She was born January 27, 1942, in Waynesburg, a daughter of the late Franklin Thomas Beck and Mary Nell Adamson Beck.

Mrs. Swaney was a lifelong resident of Waynesburg, where she worked for several years at the Respicenter and Triangle Hotel.

She loved to spend time with her grandchildren. She enjoyed cooking, baking and making candy.

Surviving are three daughters, Christy Phillips and Belinda Miller, both of Waynesburg, and Zoe Lyn DeCaro (Fred) of Pottstown; a son, Ronald Rice of Bridgeville; seven grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; two sisters, Judy Jones of Warrenton, Ga., and Mary Jane Beck of Cleveland, Ohio; and several nieces and nephews.

Deceased are two brothers, Richard L. Beck and Thomas Beck, and her former husband, Robin Swaney.

Friends will be received from noon to 2 p.m., the hour of services, Sunday, March 10, in Behm Funeral Homes Inc., 182 West High Street, Waynesburg, with the Rev. Nick Bardo officiating. Condolences may be offered at



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