Ed Swackhamer, 74 of Holmen passed away of stage 4 prostate cancer on Thursday, April 15th, surrounded by his family. He was born January 3, 1947 in Bad Axe, Michigan to Edward and JoAnn Swackhamer. On August 19th, 1978, he married Sue (Witte) of Holmen.
He is survived by his wife, Sue; daughters, Sarah Swackhamer, Rachel (Myron) Arenz; his four precious granddaughters, Peighton, Lillie, Mylee, Paisley; and numerous extended family.
He is preceded in death by his parents, a sister, and his mother- and father-in-law.
A visitation will be held on Sunday, April 18, 2021 from 4:00 pm until 6:30 pm followed by a prayer service at 6:30 pm at The Gathering Place, 133 Mason St., Onalaska.
Ed had various jobs and hobbies in his life. His biggest highlights were catching the big bass and being Pappa to his girls.
The family would like to thank Gundersen Health System and Hospice for his care.
Coulee Region Cremation Group is assisting the family.