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Tina Swanson

May 14, 1960 - June 7, 2022

Tina Jo Swanson, 62, of Sweet Home, died June 7, 2022.

She was born May 14, 1960 in Redlands, Calif., to Robert Earl and Ina Vee (Sufficool) Lee.

She was raised in Palm Springs. She moved to Sweet Home in 1981, where she met and married John Swanson. They had two daughters.

Mrs. Swanson worked at Thriftway and then White's Electronics until they closed. At the time of her death, she was working at Bi-Mart in Lebanon.

She is survived by her two daughters, Amanda Swanson of Corvallis, and Jamie Michels of Albany; mother Ina Lee of Sweet Home; brother Robert Earl Lee Jr. of Shasta Lake, Calif.; five grandchildren; ex-husband John Swanson of Sweet Home; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. 

Mrs. Swanson was preceded in death by her father, Robert Lee Sr.; sister Tilla Rae Lee; brother Billy Glen Lee; and grandparents Carl and Linnie Lee, and Vance and Augusta Sufficool.

A celebration of life will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, June 18, at Sweet Home Senior Center.

Memorial contributions can be made in Mrs. Swanson's name to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements.