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William E. "Swing" Swingle

William E. “Swing” Swingle, 69, of Jefferson Township, Mercer, passed away on November 22, 2021 at his residence. Bill was born in Greenville, PA on August 30, 1952 to the late Charles E. and Ethel M. (Rushton) Swingle. He attended Mercer schools. He went on to be a truck driver for his entire working career. In his free time, he enjoyed riding motorcycles and spending time with his family. Bill was of the Methodist Faith and attended Big Bend Church in Mercer. On June 28, 1986 he married his beloved wife, Cynthia “Cindy” Lou Kish, she survives at home. In addition to his wife, Bill is survived by his step-son, James G. Higbee, of Sharpsville; sisters, Barbara Busch Brant and husband, Carl, of Sharpsville, and Joanne Moon and husband Richard of Randelman, NC; brother-in-law Frank Kish and wife Dawn; sisters-in-law Karen Slater and Lydia Teets and husband Todd; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Bill was preceded in death by his parents and a brother-in-law, Chuck Kish. Funeral Arrangements have been entrusted to Rose and Black Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., Stoneboro & Sandy Lake. A Celebration of Life Service will be announced at a later date. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.RoseAndBlackFH.com To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of William E. "Swing" Swingle please visit our Sympathy Store.

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Rest in Peace Uncle Bill. I remember you taking me on your bike for my 13th bday and it was SO awesome! You always had a huge smiles on your face, had the best jokes, you were the LIFE of ANY party! You were a mean Griller at cookouts! My grad party manning the Spit with all the chickens & your outstanding recipe 👌 I have wonderful memories of you & may you fly high with Uncle chuckle, gma, gpa & other family members. I know you'll be watching over all of us & riding a bike with wings soaring through the clouds.

Farrah Jan 22 2022 9:57 AM

Bill was a great guy and always had fun! He will be missed by everyone that knew him. We send our deepest sympathy to his family. John and Vicki Rea

Vicki Rea Nov 26 2021 12:00 AM

Condolences from Jeff Burdick, He was my neighbor and I have known him most of my life. Had a Great conversation with him about a year ago at Walts and we talked about the old times. Pretty much my idol when I was growing up.

Vickie Long Burdick Nov 24 2021 12:00 AM

Gods Peace be with you all. He will be forever my first taste of moonshine!

Shelley Mathews Nov 24 2021 12:00 AM

I loved this guy who was bigger than life, to hear his deep voice and see that broad smile he gave me something special to remember him by. Rest in Peace. Paul "Dork" Rea

Paul "Dork" Rea Nov 23 2021 12:00 AM

Uncle Bill will be missed but his loud voice and one of a kind personality will never be forgotten. Lots of love and prayers for aunt Cindy and the rest of the family.:pray:

Jennifer Jenkins Nov 22 2021 12:00 AM

Thanks for all of the good memories, lessons, and laughs!!! Your memory will live on! Rest In Peace Swing! :heart:

Bobbie Larkin Nov 22 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of William "Swing" Swingle

Charles Hart Nov 22 2021 12:00 AM

The best big brother a little sister could ever have. Loud, proud and in charge, with the biggest heart and best bear hugs!! Always there for me. I love you, brother! Miss you forever

Barb Busch Nov 22 2021 12:00 AM

Good friend one of the partners in the Winters End Gig

Bill BB Kennell Nov 22 2021 12:00 AM

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