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Mark Swift

Mark Stephen Swift, 64, of Troy, born Monday, February 21, 1955 in Mount Vernon, passed away on Monday, August 5, 2019 at St. Louis University Medical Center, St. Louis, Missouri.

He attended St. Jerome Catholic Church in Troy and St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Benton. He enjoyed the outdoors especially when he was fishing on a hunting trip, running or gardening. He loved his family, his wife, children and grandchildren.

Surviving are his wife, Brenda (nee Johnson) Swift of Troy; children, Bridget (Brenden) Neibergall of Huntersville, North Carolina and Todd Swift of Willoughby Hills, Ohio; stepchildren, John (Abby) Curran and Brandon Herrington, both of Troy; grandchildren, Rowan and Milo Neibergall and Connor and Emme Curran; brothers, Raymond (Martha) Swift of West Frankfort and Richard (Kathy) Swift of Godfrey.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Dorothy (nee McManus) Swift.

Funeral services were held on Thursday, August 8, at Richeson Funeral Home in Troy.

Private interment will be in Johnston City.

Memorials may be made to Siteman Cancer Center for Research.

Online expressions of sympathy may be made at

Richeson Funeral Home in Troy was in charge of arrangements.

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