Daniel McSwiney

October 18, 1921 - July 23, 2017
Kalamazoo, MI



Friday, August 4, 2017
10:30 AM EDT
St. Michael the Archangel Parish
11441 Hubbard
Livonia, MI 48150
(734) 261-1455

Family will receive friends at 10 AM.

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1830 S. Westnedge
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 349-4961
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Life Story / Obituary


Daniel D. McSwiney, age 95, formerly of Westland died on Sunday, July 23, 2017. Daniel, a veteran of World War II, was a design engineer for the Ford Motor Company for his entire career. In addition to automobiles, he had a keen interest in airplanes which he expressed by building and flying model airplanes. Daniel is survived by his sister-in-law Mary Helen McSwiney, and nieces Claire McSwiney, Andrea (Greg) Madar, and Suzanne (David) Klatt. He also leaves behind his cherished dog, Patsy. He was preceded in death by his wife Jae McSwiney, sister, Rita McSwiney, brother John Paul McSwiney, and nephew Daniel G. McSwiney. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, August 4, at 10:30 am at St. Michael Archangel, 11441 Hubbard, Livonia. Visitation will be held 30 minutes prior to Mass. Donations in Daniel’s honor should be sent to a charity of your choice. Arrangements are being handled by the Life Story Funeral Home, Betzler-Kalamazoo, 6080 Stadium Drive, 1-800-822-7594. www.betzlerfuneralhome.com