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Swanson Bert Brown

February 2, 1936April 4, 2021

Swanson Bert Brown was born on February 2, 1936 and passed away on April 4, 2021 and is under the care of Oak Lawn Funeral Home.

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Harry P (Mac) McCommons

April 7, 2021

First met Swaney B in 1970 at ChristChurch, NZ. We were flying the “Deep Freeze mission to the Antarctic. We both ended up in 21AF Stand/ Eval at McGuire AFB, NJ. In the’70’s and we were good friends for close to 50 Years. I loved him like a brother. RIP Swaney B. Prayers for Gerry & the family.

Larry Klemesrud

April 7, 2021

I had the extreme pleasure to work with Swannie when I was at 21AF and the 6th as I worked closely with the squadron. He was so helpful to anyone who asked him for help or assistance. He parted loads of his knowledge to many a person. He always had a smile on his face and spring in his step and he loved to tell stories and joke.

My deepest sympathy to the Brown Family.

God Bless you ALL.

Glenn Lang

April 7, 2021

Swannie was a great mentor to me at McGuire AFB 1978-83. We flew together with Major General Tom Sadler . Swannie and Mac Mccommons were very influential to my Air Force career. My last visit with Swannie was 19 Jun 21 and we had a great lunch in his screen porch with his lady friend, Gerry. We told old stories and laughed a lot. I was looking forward to seeing him again this year in June when I would be in the area again. I send my condolences to the Brown Family and his friend Gerry. I will miss him. We had such great times flying around the world.