In Memory

Kristi Swanson

Kristi Swanson


Former Kearney resident, 63 Kearney Hub

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Christine L. “Kristi” Swanson, 63, of Cheyenne, formerly of Kearney, Neb., died Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, at Cheyenne Regional Hospital.

Burial was at Kearney Cemetery with the Rev. James DeLoach officiating.

Horner Lieske McBride & Kuhl Funeral and Cremation Services in Kearney was in charge of arrangements.


Kristi was born March 19, 1951, in Kearney to Carl and Evelyn (Dittmann) Swanson. She grew up in Kearney and graduated from Kearney High School in 1969. She then earned her bachelor of science in business from Nebraska Wesleyan and graduated in 1979. At Wesleyan, she was a member of Kappa Delta sorority. Kristi then moved to Cheyenne, where she worked at Taco John’s as an accountant for 26 years.

Kristi is survived by her brother, Roger Swanson and his wife, Meg, of Albuquerque, N.M.; nephews, Randy Swanson of Regina, Saskatchewan, Chad Swanson of Harlan, Iowa, Barry Swanson of Lincoln and Cale Swanson of Albuquerque; and aunt, Winona Ketelhut of Lincoln, Neb.

Kristi was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Roland “Rolly” Swanson.

Memorials are suggested to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

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