Robert Louis Swetz
June 2, 1937- August 25, 2021
Robert Louis Swetz passed away on August 25th, 2021 at MedStar Washington Hospital Center. He is survived by his wife Dolores of 59 years, children Kathi (Chris), Rob (Marti), Nick (Kim), 14 grandchildren, and his sister Shirley Karlek of Arizona (Chuck). He graduated from Masontown School before attending Waynesburg College and Penn State, earning a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics. He was employed as a Mathematician for the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for over 30 years before retiring on March 17, 1995. While raising his family, he coached basketball and softball for his kids and was an active member of the Knights of Columbus. He was on several men’s softball and bowling teams where he would be the chef of hotdogs. In his later years, he enjoyed playing poker, collecting lottery tickets, chauffeuring around his grandchildren, and enjoying meals with “hot hot” butter.
The family wishes memorial contributions to be made to the Hearing Health Foundation (HHF) – https://hearinghealthfoundation.org/donate
Sunday, September 5, 2021