Burton "Lefty" Swift, 89, of Akron, died Friday, May 9, 2008, at St. Luke's Regional Medical Center in Sioux City.
Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Immanuel Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. in Akron. The Rev. Dawn Quame will officiate. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery in Akron, with military rites conducted by Hoschler American Legion Post 186 of Akron and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 915 of Elk Point, S.D.
Visitation will be after 3 p.m. Today (Monday) with the family present after 6 p.m., and a prayer service at 7 p.m., all at Carlsen Funeral Home - Schroeder Chapel in Akron. Visitation will resume one hour prior to the service on Tuesday at the church.
Expressions of sympathy may be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com.