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Elliott Lee Swain

March 5, 1948 ~ May 10, 2022 (age 74)

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Life Reflection

Elliott Lee Swain passed away on May 10, 2022.  He was born on March 5,1948 in Kansas City, Kansas to Ira Lee and Eleanor Helen

Jones Swain.  Elliott grew up in Kansas City and graduated from Sumner High School Class of 1966. After completing courses at Kansas

City Junior College, Elliott moved to Detroit, Michigan.  He returned to Kansas City and became an employee with United States Postal

Service as a mail handler machine operator until his retirement in December 2020. 

Elliott was preceded in death by his parents, Ira and Eleanor Swain, his brother, Frederick C. Swain and his son Dante Wynn.  He is

survived by his twin Sister, Eleanor Ann Swain Smith, his sister, Iralene (Salima) Swain, Pastor Ronald P. Smith, nephew, Jeanine N.

Smith, niece and Iman B. Swain, nephew as well as eight grand-nieces and nephews, four great-grand nieces and nephews and a host

of Cousins and dear friends.

The family wishes to extend their heart felt appreciation and gratitude to all of our family and friends for their prayers and loving support

during Elliott’s illness and through this time of grief. The memory Elliott’s caring generosity and loving Spirit will comfort us always.



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May 18, 2022

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Thatcher's Funeral Chapel
1520 North 5th Street
Kansas City, Kansas 66101

Celebration of Life
May 18, 2022

11:00 AM
Thatcher's Funeral Chapel
1520 North 5th Street
Kansas City, Kansas 66101

Video is available for this event

Interment Following Funeral Service
May 18, 2022

Highland Park Cemetery
KANSAS CITY, KS 66102-3799

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