Edna Swan, 96, of Lititz, passed away on May 11, 2014 at Lancashire Hall, Lancaster. Born in Port Deposit, she was the daughter of the late George and Dora Pickle Schmook. She was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Thomas A. Swan, and in recent years, her companion, Samuel Kulp.
An accomplished seamstress, Edna made draperies for many homes and corporations in Lancaster County. She enjoyed collecting antiques and in later years opened an antique shop in her home.
Edna is survived by her son, George W. Swan, husband of Susan, Lititz; a stepson, Thomas Swan, Jr., Wrightsville; grandchildren, Jennifer, Anne and George O., partner of Kristy; 8 step grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren; and two sisters, Myrtle and Charlotte. She is preceded in death by two stepdaughters, a stepson, and 6 siblings.
Funeral Services for Edna will be held Friday, May 16th, at St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 10 Delp Road, Lancaster, at 10 a.m., with the Reverend Craig A. Ross officiating. Interment will be in Byerland Mennonite Cemetery, Willow Street.
Contributions in memory of Edna may be sent to Hospice & Community Care, PO Box 4125, Lancaster, PA, 17604-4125 or St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church. To send online condolences to the family, please visit: www.richardheiseyfuneralhome.com.
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