Gloria J. Swauger, 67, of Newcomerstown, passed away Sunday (Sept. 4, 2011) at Grant Medical Center Columbus.

She was born Thursday, Feb. 24, 1944, in Canton, to the late Edward and Kate McGonagle.

She was a housewife.

On Tuesday, Oct. 8, 1963, she married Arthur L. Swauger, who survives.

She is also survived by two sons, Arthur L. (Susan) Swauger Jr. of Coshocton and Albert R. (Nancy Stevenson) Swauger of New Philadelphia; one daughter, Georgeana (Joe Taylor) Miller of Coshocton; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two brothers, Charles (Diane) McGonagle of Newcomerstown and James McGonagle of Canton; one sister, Gertrude Wears of New Mexico; Nephew Andrew G. Olasin of Newcomerstown; and several other nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Edward McGonagle; and one sister, Bonnie Bryan.

Visitation was Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011, at the Addy Funeral Home, Newcomerstown.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 15120 Collections Center Drive, Chicago, IL 60693.

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