Feb. 2, 1961 - Dec. 4, 2017
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Patricia “Pat” Lee Swenson, 56, died December 4, 2017, at Select Specialty Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. She was born February 2, 1961, in Rock Island, and was dedicated to her kids and her church families in Illinois, Wisconsin and Ohio. Pat was preceded in death by her father, Jerome Kelty; her mother, Illene Kelty-Eklund; and her sister, Beth Washburn. She is survived by her sons, Mark (Katherine) Swenson, Brian Swenson; daughter, Amanda Swenson; and grandchildren, Jacqueline and Scarlett.
Friends may call Thursday, December 14, 2017, from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Hill Funeral Home, 220 S. State St., Westerville, Ohio, where a memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. For friends and family in the Illinois or Iowa area, a second service will be held at 10 a.m. January 6, 2018, at The Apostolic Sanctuary, 1501 John Deere Parkway, Silvis. While well-wishers are not discouraged from sending flowers to either memorial location, friends and family wishing to commemorate Pat’s life or to offer condolences to the family are encouraged donate to The Refuge Church – Faith Forward, P.O. Box 6848, Rock Island, Illinois 61201. Pat was happy to participate as a member of this loving, accepting, and diverse congregation that was focused on loving and showing the love of Christ to their community. Remembrances can be shared at www.HillFuneral.com