January 24, 2020
Mr. Garry Alvin Swayda of Nacmine beloved husband of Margaret Swayda passed away peacefully on Friday, January 24, 2020 at the age of 71 years at the Drumheller Health Centre.
Garry loved animals in particular dogs, he loved walking and hiking with them. He loved the outdoors, doing yard work, gardening, and sitting in front of a roaring fire just relaxing. Garry’s love of family and the simple things in life will be remembered forever. His sense of humour lightened the lives of all who knew or worked with him. He is now at peace.
Garry leaves to cherish his memory, his wife Margaret, his son James (Amberlee) Swayda, grandchildren; Hunter, Harrison, Antoine, Gabriel, and Lily, one sister Sharon (Barry), one brother Edward (Anita), numerous nieces, nephews and a lifetime of friends.
A Celebration of Garry’s Life will be held on Saturday, February 1, 2020 from 3:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. at the Nacmine Community Hall, please come and share your memories.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made in memory of Garry to the Drumheller District Humane Society.
The family wishes to thank all the medical and support staff at the hospital for all your care and help.
Courtney-Winters Funeral Home in care of arrangements.