Dolores C. Swartzell, 74, of Winamac

Dolores C. Swartzell, 74, of Winamac, passed away Sunday, May 21, 2023 at Pulaski Health Care Center in Winamac. 


She was born on July 4, 1948 in Winamac to the late Marion J. and Mary Jo. [Bender] Swartzell.  Dolores graduated from Holy Family grade school and attended Monterey High School. 


She was a former member of the American Legion Auxiliary in Florida and currently a member of Winamac Eagles  Auxiliary #2580. 


Dolores loved her dog, Ginger very much.  She enjoyed flowers and gardening.  Most of all, Dolores was a devoted mother and grandmother. 


She is survived by:

Jim Galbreath, Son

Bill Galbreath, Son

Laura Wolfe, Daughter

6 Grandchildren

Michelle Swartzell, Sister

Mary Swartzell, Sister


Preceded in death by:

Marion J. Swartzell, Father

Mary Jo [Bender] Swartzell Fowler, Mother

Harold Fowler, Step Father

Joe and Clara Bender, Maternal Grandparents


Graveside Services will be held at 10 AM EDT Friday, May 26, 2023 at St. Peter’s Cemetery in Winamac, IN.


Burial will take place at St. Peter’s Cemetery in Winamac, IN.


Memorial Contributions may be made to St. Peter’s Cemetery or Pulaski Animal Center.


Online Tributes may be offered at


Cremation Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.