Theresa Swisher

July 20, 1950 - October 24, 2020
Theresa Swisher

Theresa Swisher, age 70, of Chanute passed away on Saturday, October 24, 2020 at Neosho Memorial Regional Hospital. Theresa was born on July 20, 1950 in Kansas City, KS the daughter of Manuel B and Betty Jean (Cox) Rodriguez.

On June 17, 1967 Theresa married Richard F. Swisher, Sr. Theresa and Richard were married for 49 years until his passing of January 21, 2017.
Theresa was a homemaker, raising their seven children. She enjoyed cooking and baking, and watching scary movies. She really enjoyed reading her bible and having bible studies with her brother. Most of all Theresa loved spending time with her family and being a grandmother.

Survivors include:
Children:
Steven Swisher and wife Brandy of Chanute, KS
Teressa Gutierrez and husband Brett of Chanute, KS
Bonnie De Vore and Steven Miller of Chanute, KS
Richard Swisher Jr. of Chanute, KS
Christopher Swisher of Chanute, KS
Wanda Scott and husband Mark of Laharpe, KS
Christine Skaggs of Neosho Falls, KS

Siblings:
Francis Rodriguez of Osawatomie, KS
Benito Rodriguez of Green Ridge, MO

13 Grandchildren and 8 Great Grandchildren

Theresa was preceded in death by her parents, husband Richard, infant child Daniel Aaron, siblings Richard Rodriguez, Manual Rodriguez and Deloris.

Cremation has been requested with no further services planned at this time. Memorials have been suggested to Neighbors to Neighbors (Supplemental Food Boxes for people in need) and may be left with or mailed to the funeral home. Services entrusted to: Countryside Funeral Home 101 N. Highland, Chanute, KS 66720