Sharon R. Swanston


After a very courageous battle with cancer, Sharon Swanston, long-time resident of Drayton Valley passed away at Drayton Valley Hospital and Care Centre on the morning of Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at the age of 68 years. Sharon will be lovingly remembered by her husband, Bruce Swanston; children, Stacey (Carl) Ollson, Kelly Swanston (Cindy Hanson) and Trisha Swanston; grandchildren, Tianna (Sue) Harris, Kali-Anne Harris and Brandi Ollson; step-grandchildren, Tim (Deedra) Schafer, Tanya (Brad) House and Todd Schafer and great-grandchildren, Dalanna, Tira, Tanner, Alyssa and Ryland. Sharon will also be incredibly missed by her father, Allan Marsh and brother, Barry Marsh. Also left to cherish memories of Sharon are numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and many friends. Sharon is predeceased by her mother, Margaret Marsh. Sharon’s life will be celebrated at Birchwood Community Centre on Monday, March 6, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. with Colleen Sekura officiating. If friends so desire, memorial contributions in honour of Sharon may be made directly to the Cross Cancer Institute by visiting

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Birchwood Community Centre

Birchwood Village, Township Road 494, Near Lindale, Alberta

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