Gary Wayne Swartz, 73, passed away Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, at Delaware Hospice Center in Milford, after a strong fight battling lung cancer.
He was born June 26, 1944, in Newark, N.J., son of the late Wesley and Angelie (Monaco) Swartz. He was also predeceased by a brother, Charles.
Mr. Swartz proudly served in the Navy during the Vietnam War and was a member of American Legion Post 28.
Surviving are his wife Dianne; daughter Justine; a sister, Jill; and cousins Dycie, Susan, Maxine and Denise. We will all miss his laughter and hugs.
A celebration of his life will be held at a later date. Arrangements by Parsell Funeral Homes & Crematorium, Atkins-Lodge Chapel, Lewes.
Memorial contributions may be made to Delaware Hospice, 100 Patriots Way, Milford, DE 19966.
Please visit Swartz's Life Memorial Webpage and sign the online guest book at www.parsellfuneralhomes.com.