Robert E. Swint
Survey from 873 West Shore:
Approximate address is 819/869 West Shore Dr. Culver, Indiana 46511. The legal description is: ...
East a distance of 5.74 feet to the Southerly line of the Robert E. Swint and Ruth Ann Swint
tract; thence North...
Robert Edwin Swint Sr., MD, was the first board-certified cardiologist in Fort Wayne.
married Ruth Ann Edge Birth 1945 Aurora, Kane County, Illinois, Death 27 December 2012
Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, Burial Saint Joseph's Catholic Cemetery Fremont, Sandusky
County, Ohio, daughter of Robert C. Edge and Ruth Sarah Weir
Ruth Ann Swint, 67, passed away Thursday, December 27, 2012 at Visiting Nurse & Hospice
Home in Fort Wayne.
She was born in 1945 in Aurora, IL, grew up in Dodgeville, WI, earned degrees from Methodist
Hospital School of Nursing in Madison, WI and the University of Illinois College of Nursing (with
Ruth Ann was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, a past volunteer at
Matthew 25, and a member of the Board of Canterbury School.
She worked at the Mayo Clinic School of Nursing, St. Anne's Nursing Home, and Hospice
Home. She will be remembered for a deep compassion for her patients, and the love of
teaching Hospice Care to IPFW and University of Saint Francis students.
Surviving are her husband, Dr. Robert E. Swint of Fort Wayne, sons, Robert E. (Diane)
Swint, Jr. of Newton, MA, Michael P. (Janet) Swint of Hoboken, NJ, James M. (Meghan)
Swint of Chicago, IL, grandchildren, Riley Ann, Teagan Kearney and Kendall Swint, sister
Janet Fenley of Madison, WI.
Ruth Ann was preceded in death by parents, Robert C. and Ruth S. (Weir) Edge, and sister
Rachel (Powell) Humbert.
Mass of Christian Burial is 11:00 am, Monday, December 31, 2012 at St. Elizabeth Ann
Seton Catholic Church with calling one hour prior, Rev. John H. Delaney officiating.
Calling at D.O. McComb and Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Road
Sunday, December 30, 2012 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm & 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm with a vigil service
at 8:00 pm. Burial in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Fremont, Ohio.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home, 5910
Homestead Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46814. To sign the online guest book, go to
www. mccombandsons. com.-