W. Meldean Swindler 17 Oct 1929-02 Feb 2017
Winifred Meldean Swindler, longtime sales manager for Jacobson's Department Store in Birmingham, Michigan, was born the 17th of October 1930 in Marion, Williamson County, Illinois. She married the son of Duane Devere Swindler and Harriett Adelina Wright, Mr. LaVerne Wright Swindler, who was born the 19th of September 1926 in Lafayette, Tippecanoe, Indiana. He died 11 October 2010 in Lafayette. Meldean and Duane lived in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan and had two children, Susan Lynn Swindler and Thomas D. Swindler.
Meldean's mother was Loudene Elizabeth Pritchett of Marion, Illinois (the only child of Winifred Lavinia Harris and George Edgar Pritchett). Her biological father was Melvin Norman Pulley of Marion (the son of Melvin Lloyd Pulley and Elsie Norman). Meldean's parents were divorced when Meldean and her brother Paul M Pulley LaMaster were young. Her mother married Duane Earl LaMaster (1902-1981) of Deland, Piatt County, Illinois, the son of Ehud A LaMaster and Emma Rene Hayes.
Meldean's descendants are:
(this is an incomplete list)
Susan Lynn Swindler m. Robert William Kroll (son of Robert William Kroll Sr.and Jane Ann Klein)
Thomas D. Swindler, m. Brenda Ann Stagg (daughter of Amos Alonzo Stagg III and Joan Elizabeth Eberhard)
Nicole Susan Swindler (Nicholas Clare Herrema)
Jaime Elizabeth Swindler (Leigh Johnson)
1 Great Grandchild:
Sophia Ann Marie Johnson
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LaVern Wright Swindler
Paul Edgar LaMaster