Anna Swaving, 94

Anna Swaving, 94, Worthington, MN, passed away January 17, 2018. She was born to Fred and Hattie Link on April 1, 1923. Anna was united in marriage to Dick Swaving on June 7, 1951, in Worthington, MN.

Survivors include daughters: Harriet (Gene) Shepard, Lois Swaving, Karen (Ted) Hartenhoff, and Linda (Larry) Morris; nine grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren; one sister: Betty (Harvey) Roelofs; six brothers: Gerrit Link, Melvin (Harriet) Link, Ben (Tina) Link, Harry (Gladys) Link, Fred (Judy) Link and John (Ruth) Link; and numerous other family members and friends.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Dick; three brothers; and two great-grandchildren.

The family wishes to thank the wonderful staff of Tuff Assisted Living in Hills, MN; Sanford (4th floor); and Ava’s House Hospice for their kindness and care.

Visitation will be Monday, January 22 from 5-8 PM at Worthington Christian Reformed Church in Worthington, MN with family present. A Funeral Service will be Tuesday, January 23, 10:30 AM at Worthington Christian Reformed Church with burial to follow at the Worthington Cemetery. A complete obituary is available at