January 10th, 1920 - June 1st, 2020
Corliss "Dan" McSwain, age 100 of Hamilton, passed away at his residence on Monday, June 1, 2020. Dan was born in Hamilton, Ohio on January 10, 1920 the son of Clark and Annie (Wigglesworth) McSwain. He was a veteran of World War II with the United States Army Air Corp from 1944 to 1945. After World War II, Dan became a well-known pitcher in the regional fast pitch softball Leagues. He and his brothers, Arthur and Merle are all in the Butler County Softball Hall of Fame. Dan was employed as a supervisor at Champion Paper Company for thirty-eight years, retiring in 1982. He was a member of the Fairfield Church of Christ, where he served as an Elder and Sunday School Teacher.
He is survived by his three sons, Ronald (Lola) McSwain, Gary (Cheryl) McSwain, and Michael (Susan) McSwain; seven grandchildren, Maribeth (Lance) Pennekamp, William McSwain, Tony Frye, Ryan (Lauren) McSwain, Daniel (Kristin) McSwain, Micah (Junko) McSwain, and Andrew (Jenna) McSwain; seventeen great-grandchildren; and one great-great granddaughter. He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty McSwain; parents; two brothers, Arthur and Merle McSwain; and grandson, Sean McSwain.
Funeral service will be held at Brown Dawson Flick Funeral Home, 330 Pershing Ave., on Saturday, June 6, 2020 at 11:00 AM. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Burial Park. Visitation will be held on Saturday from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at the funeral home.
Alan & Jean Weber
|Thank you to Dan and Betty for being a rich part of our lives. We not only appreciated Dan as a teacher committed to his class and the Word of God, we also appreciated the friendship of this wonderful couple. Our condolences to the family... and our congratulations to Dan as he enters his new adventures with his Lord.|
|Thanks Dan for all of the good memories of laughter and introducing me to the joy of "Big Band" music. You are a joy and light in my life! Dr. Andrew Killgore|
|Jamie and I are sorry for your loss Mike|