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Phyllis A. Swihart

Phyllis A. (Emrick) Swihart, age 95, of Eldorado, OH passed away on Saturday, August 15, 2020 at the IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, IN.  She was born January 3, 1925 in Monroe Township, Preble County, OH to the late Willis and Edith (Henderson) Emrick.  Phyllis was a 1943 graduate of Monroe High School in Preble County; was a member of the Eldorado United Methodist Church; was an auxiliary member of the American Legion, Richmond, IN; and a life member of AMVETS Post #726 in Eldorado.  She retired in 1986 after 20 ½ years of employment from the Belden Corporation in Richmond, IN.  She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers: Gene, Robert, Rolland, Donald, Richard and Lloyd Ray Emrick; sisters: Kathleen Baker, Evelyn Cencebaugh, Maxine Baker, Rosanna Evans, Helen Smith and Shirley Geeding.  She is survived by her husband of 60 years marriage, Harold Swihart of Eldorado, OH; sons: Larry (Rebecca) Baker of Richmond, IN and Douglas (Tanya) Swihart of Eaton, OH; grandchildren: Seth and Jessica; several great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; sister Norma Bishop; and numerous nieces and nephews.  A private graveside service will be held at Wares Chapel Cemetery at the convenience of the family.  Girton Schmidt & Boucher Gard Funeral Home, Eaton, OH is assisting the family with arrangements.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Eldorado United Methodist Church, Eldorado, OH.  Online condolences and other remembrances may be sent to the family by visiting www.gsbfuneralhome.com.

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Uncle Harold,Larry, and Doug. So sorry of Aunt Phyllis's passing. She was a very nice lady and will truly be missed. Prayer's and thought's are with each and everyone of the family members at this time. Peggy & Dave.

Peggy Stewart Aug 21 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Phyllis Swihart

Peggy Stewart Aug 21 2020 12:00 AM

My sincere condolences to Harold, Larry and Doug. I have wonderful memories of Aunt Phyllis as a youth growing up in Preble County, Ohio. I am truly sorry for your loss With Love, Pamela Smith-Vaniman

Pamela Smith-Vaniman Aug 19 2020 12:00 AM

Prayers Uncle Harold and rest of the family. I will miss her smiling face and all the good times we have had at all the family reunions. Hugs to all.

Luana Swihart Aug 19 2020 12:00 AM

Prayers Uncle Harold and rest of family. I will miss her smiling face. Will miss all the family reunions we had. They were all great times. Glad I got to talk to her the few times I have taken their mail up lately. I wont be able to attend the service but you all will be in my heart.

Luana Swihart Aug 19 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Phyllis Swihart

Luana Swihart Aug 19 2020 12:00 AM

Our deepest sympathy to the entire family. We will cherish our memories with Aunt Phylliss. Hugs and orayers!

Dave and Brenda Sizemore Aug 18 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Phyllis Swihart

Dave and Brenda Sizemore Aug 18 2020 12:00 AM

Love, hugs and prayers for all the family. I will always remember Aunt Phyllis with a smile on her face. She was such a loving, caring and classy lady.

Roxie and Scott Aug 18 2020 12:00 AM