Mark A. Swancutt
April 4, 1959 - August 20, 2012
Funeral mass for Mark A. Swancutt will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, August 25, 2012 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Riceville, IA with Father Steve Garner Officiating. Burial will take place in the Chester Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held 5-8 P.M. on Friday August 24, 2012 at the Hindt-Hudek Funeral Home 407 Woodland Ave. in Riceville, IA. Mark A. Swancutt, age 53, of Chester, IA died unexpectedly on Monday, August 20, 2012 in Havana, IL. Mark Allen Swancutt was born April 04, 1959 in Austin, MN to Murl and Agatha (Weis) Swancutt. He attended and graduated from Riceville High School in 1977. Mark farmed with his father for many years and took over the family farm after his father's death. Mark currently owned and operated Swancutt Aviation. His pride and joy was his children, he especially enjoyed watching their sporting events. He also enjoyed hunting and fishing, spending time with his friends, operating his crop dusting business and most of all spending time with his partner Bev. His Life Partner, Beverly Freerksen of Chester, IA, his children; Joshua Swancutt of Chester, Rebekah Swancutt and Kristina Swancutt both of Austin, MN, 3 grandsons, 1 granddaughter and a granddaughter on the way, survive Mark. He is also survived by brothers Mern (Betty) Swancutt of Chester, IA and Delano Swancutt of Minneapolis and a sister-in-law Mary Swancutt of Austin, MN. His parents and 1 brother, Darwin, preceded him in death. Condolences may be left at or


Mary and Jim Gobin

Mern and Betty, so deeply sorry for your loss. Just know our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Lynn Gorski

Beverly You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Lynn

Arden & Marge Lenz

We would like to extend sincere sympathy to the family of Mark and especially to our friend Beverly. Our prayers are with all of Mark's family at this sad and difficult time.

Tim Howland

Beverly, Mern and Betty, We are very saddened to hear of the death of Mark. I just had a nice visit with him at the Howard County Fair in June. We will keep him in our thoughts and prayers. Take Care. Sincerely, Tim and Cindy Howland Protivin, Iowa

Sharon Cummigs-Zobeck

I'm so sorry for your loss.

Mark Retterath/Deb Rolland

Bev and Family, We just learned about Mark today. We want to express our deepest sympathies to you and your family! We are keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers at this time. Mark, Deb and Merle Osage

Barb Hemann

I am deeply sorry for your loss. May happy times remain in your memories and peace live in your hearts. Barb (Class of '77)

Lorry Sandry Schoppers

I am very sorry for your loss. Mark was a great person and will be sorely missed. You have my condolences.

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