Arrangements By:

Overton Funeral Home



September 6, 2022

Start Time:

2:00 to 5:00 pm


Overton Funeral Home


714 First St.

Traer, IA  50675

DeWayne Aurthur Swanger, Jr.

DeWayne “Wayne” Aurthur Swanger, Jr. was born January 13, 1969 in Waterloo, Iowa: the son of DeWayne Swanger, Sr. and Connie Ungs. He married Jenni Drake on July 29, 1995 in the gazebo at Taylor Park in Traer. Wayne loved fishing, hunting, playing pool, but he especially loved his grandsons and his puppies Sampson and Sadie.

Wayne passed away on Thursday, September 1, 2022 at UnityPointHealth – Allen Memorial in Waterloo. He is preceded in death by his paternal grandparents: Stanley and Hazel Swanger and maternal grandparents: Dennis and Norma Ungs. Wayne is survived by his wife, Jenni Swanger of Traer; his father, DeWayne Swanger, Sr., of Denver, Iowa; his mother, Connie (Steve) Scoles of Denver, Iowa; two sons: Tanner (Tori Tanyag) Swanger of Tempe, Arizona and Joe Swanger of Traer; two grandsons: Bentley and Kyren Swanger and two sisters: Cindy (Dean) Carlson of Oelwein, Iowa and Nori (Mike) Evans of Oelwein, Iowa.

Visitation: Tuesday, September 6, 2022 at the Overton Funeral Home, 714 1st., St., Traer from 2:00 to 5:00 pm.


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