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Thomas R Swezey

June 12, 1956 — September 9, 2021

Thomas R Swezey
Herkimer, New York

Thomas "Tom" Swezey, age 65, of State Route 5, Herkimer, passed away peacefully early Thursday morning, September 9th, 2021 at the Abraham House, Utica.

He was born on June 12,1956 to Daniel Swezey and Mary Eisele in Huntington, Long Island. He later settled in Herkimer, NY, where he had his own construction company, Swezey Construction. He did many of his jobs for Ronnie Scalise and they became good friends, forming a wonderful bond.

Thomas spent most of his free time with his two border collies, Lady and Tramp. He leaves behind his parents Daniel and Mary, two daughters, Jennifer Craig of Rochester ,NY and Christina and husband Josh Searles of Richfield Springs, NY along with a son, Jason and wife Nancy Swezey of Ilion. He also left behind his brothers, Daniel, Scott, and Brian Swezey. He is also survived by five grandchildren, whom he cherished, Amya, Keona, Leroy, Jacob, and Hunter.

Thomas and his family's care has been entrusted to Mohawk Valley Funerals and Cremations, 7507 State Route 5, Little Falls (corner of Bidleman Road), 315-508-5131. In keeping with his wishes cremation will take place. Relatives and friends are invited to a celebration of Tom's life from 3-4 pm on Saturday, September 25, 2021. The family is asking for any memorial donations being made to be sent to the Abraham House in Utica, NY, as they cared wonderfully for Thomas at the end of his life.
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Saturday, September 25, 2021

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