October 9, 1929 - November 24, 2016
Blue Bell, Pennsylvania | Age 87
John N. Sweitzer, of Blue Bell, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016. He was 87. John was born on Oct. 9, 1929 to the late Wilbur and Florence (nee Powell) Sweitzer. He served proudly in the U.S. Navy for 22 years. John is survived by his loving wife, Colette J.E. Sweitzer (nee Lenaers) as well as three children; Michele Krause, Catherine Ferrante (Carmen) and Eric Sweitzer along with four grandchildren; David Ferrante (Amber), Sarah Wahlig, Alexander Ferrante, and Kathryn Krause. John is predeceased by his daughter, Martine Sweitzer.
A graveside service at Arlington National Cemetery will be held privately and at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers donations in John's name may be made to the American Lung Association at www.lung.org.
To share a thought or a memory of John, please visit www.lifecelebration.com. Services are entrusted under the care of Boyd-Horrox-Givnish of East Norriton. 1-800-GIVNISH.