Alan C. Swarthout

October 30, 1946November 7, 2018

Alan C. Swarthout, age 72, of Penn Yan, NY passed away on Wednesday November 7, 2018 at Rochester General Hospital. Alan was born in Penn Yan, NY on October 30, 1946 to Nina (Clark) and A. Franklin Swarthout. Alan graduated from Penn Yan Academy Class of 1965. He had earned his associates degree from Corning Community College and also had attended Community College of the Finger Lakes. He retired after 20 years of service from Taylor Instruments in Rochester. He had also worked for Seneca Foods as a quality control inspector and for Home Depot. Alan is survived by his mother, Nina Clark Swarthout; sister, Linda (Jim) Eaves; brother, Andrew (Kathy) Swarthout; nieces, Melanie (Josh Corbett) Swarthout and Caroline Swarthout; great nieces Grace Swarthout and Chloe Corbett; and great nephews, Domanic Corbett and Liam Miller, Step Niece and Nephew, Debra (Bob) Curbeau and Jimmy Eaves; step great nieces and nephews, Cade and Jenna Curbeau, James and Jacob Eaves, as well as many cousins. Alan was predeceased by his father, A. Franklin Swarthout. A funeral service celebrating his life will be held at 10:30 am on Monday Nov. 12th, 2018 at the Second Milo Baptist Church, 1964 2nd Milo Rd., Penn Yan, NY 14527 with the Rev. David Daniels. Interment at Second Milo Cemetery will be held privately at the convenience of his family. Memorials may be made in Alan's memory to the Second Milo Baptist Church, c/o Sue Gibson, 58 Water St., Dundee, NY 14837 or to Keuka Comfort Care Home, PO Box 107, Penn Yan, NY 14527. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Swarthout family.


  • Keuka Comfort Care Home
  • Second Milo Baptist Church


  • Funeral Service Monday, November 12, 2018

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