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James Edward Swansen, Jr
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Birth: Mar. 26, 1910
Death: Apr. 6, 1960

HERALD AND NEWS, KLAMATH FALLS, OREGON
APRIL 7, 1960

James E. (Ed) Swansen, Jr., 50, who lived most of his lifetime in Klamath Falls and a prominent Klamath Falls businessman, died Tuesday April 5, in Santa Barbara, Calif. He had been in failing health for some time, leaving Klamath Falls for the lower climate in June 1959 to benefit a heart condition. He was a native of Los Angeles, born March 26, 1910.

He owned and operated the Swansen Barber and Beauty Shop, 623 Main Street and owned the building the business occupied. He sold to J.C. Whistler when the family left for California. Whistler had been associated with the business for about 20 years.

He was a member of St. Pauls Episcopal Church, the Klamath Falls Rotary Club, Klamath Falls Lodge, 1247, BPO Elks and the Klamath County Chamber of Commerce.

Survivors include the widow, Elizabeth of Santa Barbara; four children, Diana a teacher at Carmel, Robert, Marilyn and Margaret Swansen at home, and two brothers, Dr. Merle H. Swansen, Klamath Falls, and Verne Swansen of Santa Barbara.

It is expected the funeral will be held in Santa Barbara. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Edward Swansen (1878 - 1944)
  Alice Mabel Swansen (1880 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Ellen Settle Swansen (1911 - 2000)*
 
 Children:
  Galya Swansen Gunderson (1933 - 2008)*
 
 Sibling:
  Merle Harris Swansen (1908 - 1966)*
  James Edward Swansen (1910 - 1960)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Santa Barbara Cemetery
Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara County
California, USA
Plot: Vista De La Cumbre-Block C-Grave 097
 
Maintained by: Joel Simmons
Originally Created by: Ron West
Record added: May 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90546007
James Edward Swansen, Jr
Added by: Joel Simmons
 
James Edward Swansen, Jr
Added by: Joel Simmons
 
James Edward Swansen, Jr
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Hope the fishing is Great everyday!
- Margaret
 Added: Jul. 1, 2012
 
 
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