Kay Ellen Swenson, Austin, TX/formerly Janesville, WI (1945-2013)
January 31, 1945 - November 19, 2013
On Nov. 19, 2013, Kay Ellen Swenson was called home. Kay was born and raised in Janesville, WI. She lived in St. Thomas, Virgin Island, before settling down in Austin, TX. Kay enjoyed traveling, photography and had a wonderful eye for design. Kay had a zest for life and was always the life of the party. Kay worked as the practice manager for Dr. Albert Tate for over 35 years.
She leaves behind her daughter, Krista Ruess and her son, Preston; her son, Aaron Swenson, his wife, Anna, and their children, Daulton and Elena; her siblings: Peter Johnson, David Johnson, Mark Johnson, and Mary Ann Johnson; also her former husband, Jeff Swenson; and longtime companion, William Bennett; as well as many loving family and friends.
Kay's Memorial Service will be held on Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, at 1 p.m. at IMMANUEL LUTHERAN CHURCH in Pflugerville, TX. A fund has been set up in her honor at the Rotary Botanical Garden, 1455 Palmer Drive, Janesville, WI 53545.