December 9, 1929 - May 8, 2019
Mary Elizabeth Swiger, 89, of Liberty St. Salem departed this life on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. She was born on December 9, 1929 in Clarksburg a daughter to the late William B. Digges Sr. and Della M. Turnley Digges. On November 16, 1949 she married Arlen L. Swiger who preceded her in death on September 26, 1982. Surviving are one daughter, Barbara "Bobbi" Hudkins and husband John M., Salem, Arlen "Al" Swiger II and wife Sheila, Salem grandchildren, James "Jamie" Swiger, Salem, Stacey Patterson and husband Brian, Knoxville, TN, Kristen Forsyth and husband Jared, Salem, Mart Swiger, West Union, Alison Swiger, Salem, Step grandchildren, Sadie Wright and husband Andy, Henderson, NV, Leah Perkins and husband Duane, West Union, Shannon Dixon and husband John, Parkersburg, great grandchildren, John and Trinity Willard, Will and Drew Patterson, Kylie and Peyton Forsyth and Gavin Swiger, several other step great grandchildren and step great great grandchildren, one sister, Barbara "Jean" Hartbarger and husband James, Dillsboro, NC and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by three brothers, William B. Digges Jr., Robert S. Digges and James F. Digges. one step daughter, Patricia A. Lacy. Mrs. Swiger was a 1947 graduate of St. Mary's High School, Clarksburg and attended Salem College where she was Homecoming Queen in 1948. She was a former employee of Salem College where she managed the bookstore. Mary was the former owner and operator of Swiger's Florist. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and sister and will be missed by her family and friends. Private graveside services will be conducted in the K of P Memorial Park, Salem on Saturday, May 11, 2019. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Health Access Inc. Building Fund 489 Washington Ave. Clarksburg, WV 26301. Harbert Funeral Home is privileged to serve the Swiger family.
Mary Elizabeth Swiger, 89, of Liberty St. Salem departed this life on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. She was born on December 9, 1929 in Clarksburg a daughter to the late William B. Digges Sr. and Della... View Obituary & Service Information
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