Paul Elfie Swenson, son of the late, Pearl and Elfie Swenson born June 11, 1936 in Kingston, New York departed his life June 11, 2020 at Roane Medical Center in Harriman, TN. And now will sleep restfully.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Mary and brother, Robert.
He leaves behind 2 daughters, Donna and Diana; special friend, Robin; 1 sister, Elaine (Henry); 2 brothers, David (Marie) and Jerry (Edna); and a host of nieces, nephews, and grandchildren.
Paul retired a decorated veteran of 30 years who served his country with pride and distinction. He served in both US Navy and US Army. Served three 9-month tours in Vietnam while in the Navy. A favorite pastime was listening to his bluegrass music, enjoying especially the bluegrass gospel.
There will be a graveside service Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at 1:30 p.m at the Chattanooga Veterans Cemetery.
Schubert Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Paul Elfie Swenson.