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Darlene Julia Swanson

August 26, 1940 — July 24, 2020

Funeral service for Darlene Swanson will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at Gillette Memorial Chapel with Chaplain Donny Edwards officiating; visitation will begin one hour prior to service. Darlene Julia Swanson age 79, of Gillette, WY died Friday, July 24, 2020 at The Legacy Living and Rehabilitation Center of natural causes.  Darlene was born August 26, 1940 in Winnemucca, NV to Ethel Lawerance and Clayton Kellog.  She was married to Robert I Swanson.  They made their home in Gillette where they raised four daughters. Darlene enjoyed gardening, camping with her kids and grandkids, and the love of her animals. Darlene is survived by her four daughters, Debbie Tanner and Sherry Smith of Gillette, WY; Teresa (Joel) Skalinder of Searcy, AR and Kristal (Pat) McDermott of Spearfish, SD; six grandchildren and one great-granddaughter. She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert; her parents; sister, Julia and brother, Johnny. The family request that memorials be made in Darlene’s name to benefit No Place Like Home Animal Shelter. Memorials and condolences may be sent in care of Gillette Memorial Chapel 210 West 5th Street, Gillette, WY 82716. Condolences may also be expressed at www.gillettememorialchapel.com

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Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Starts at 10:00am (Mountain time)

Gillette Memorial Chapel

210 W 5th St, Gillette, WY 82716

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Starts at 11:00am (Mountain time)

Gillette Memorial Chapel

210 W 5th St, Gillette, WY 82716

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