Thomas Edward Swiger
Thomas Edward Swiger, 40 yrs, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday March 21, 2012. Born in Sullivan, IN, he was a resident of South Bay for 35 yrs. Thomas is survived by wife Crystal Swiger; two sons, Zacharia Swiger and Maxximus Swiger of Redondo Beach CA; mother Karen Swiger of Lomita CA; mother-in-law Sisie Hagaholliday of Derby KS, two sisters, Karlene Mullen and Kylee Albright; grandmother Leona Minnick; and cousin Jennifer Morrical. He was preceded in death by father David Swiger and grandfather Homer Minnick. Thomas went to West High and Creston Community College. Thomas worked for UPS for nine years. Thomas enjoyed sports; the Colts were his favorite football team. Thomas loved spending time with his sons, fishing, enjoying sports, family BBQ's and friends. The service will be at Rice Mortuary on Saturday March 31 at 6:30pm with a reception following in Rice's Lighthouse Reception Room until 9:30pm. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Crystal Swiger.