SHAMOKIN — Alan W. “Fonzie” Swank, 67, of Shamokin, went home to his Lord and savior Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2021.

He was born Aug. 18, 1954, in Sunbury, to Donald and Helen (Rupp) Swank.

He served in the U.S. Army from September 1971, to September 1973, and then served in the Pennsylvania Army National Guard.

On March 9, 1974, he married the former Barbara Lebo, who survives.

Alan is survived by three children, Heather (Eric) Shultz, of Paxinos, and Alan Jr. and Christopher, at home; a niece, Diane, and a nephew, John, who were like his adopted children; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and siblings, Randy Swank, Robin Korzenicki and Darlice Swank.

He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers, Donald Jr., Garry and Daryl “Ike”; and three sisters, Sandra, Susan and Donna.

SWANK — Alan W. “Fonzie” Swank, 67, of Shamokin. Graveside services will be held at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made in his name to the USO, Wounded Warriors or Faith Baptist Church of Beaver Springs.

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dianne campbell

a wonderful man gone way toooooo soon but in Jesus arms hugs much love Fonzie +++++++++++

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