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Jean Mary Swaggert

Jean Mary Swaggert, 83, died July 7, 2009 at Lake Belle Taine.

She was born Aug. 31, 1925 to Jack and Mary McKenna in south Minneapolis.

She was a 1943 graduate of Minneapolis Central High. She had early aspirations in music and clothing design; however, found business to be her later life's interest. In 1960 she and her husband started Camper's Paradise.

She is survived by five children: Kathleen (Marsh) Nichols, Loni (Scott) Cochrane, Pat (Lynn), Jon (Anita) and James (Vicki); 12 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, H.R. "Chris" Swaggert May 22, 2008.

Service: 3 p.m. Sunday, July 19 at Our Lady of the Pines Catholic Church in Nevis.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to St Joseph's Area Health Services, Home Care, Hospice, 600 Pleasant Ave S, Park Rapids, MN 56470 and/or to Our Lady of the Pines Catholic Church, 205 Main St W, Nevis, MN 56467.