Quenten L. Swenson, 95, of Salina, passed away Thursday February 15,
2018 in Lindsborg, KS. He was born April 8, 1922, the son of Herman
G. and Alice M.(Fredrickson)Swenson, at Lindsborg. He graduated from
Smolan High School and was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church,
Quenten served in the Army Air Corp from 1942-46 at Sherman Field, Ft.
Leavenworth, KS and at Hamilton Field AFB, San Rafael, CA. He married
H. Irene Swenson-McClure in 1947 in Salina where they owned and
operated a farming operation with their two sons.
He served on the Board of Directors of the Saline County Farm Bureau,
USD 307 School Board, and was a member of the 81-40 Riding Club and
the North Central KS Antique Auto Club.
Quenten was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, a son, Virgil,
and two brothers, Leon, and Roscoe.
He is survived by his two sons, Dennis(Doris), and Galen both of
Salina, a granddaughter, Sara, a sister, Georgiana Emery, Monarch
Beach, CA, along with several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. on February 19 at Ryan Mortuary,
Salina, with family present from 6:30-8pm. A memorial service will be
held at 2pm on February 20, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 255 S. 7th
St., Salina, KS. Private interment will be in Roselawn Memorial Park,
Memorial contributions may be made to Bethany Home or Immanuel Lutheran Church.