CENTERBURG — Benigna Swanson, 93, of Centerburg, formerly of Red Wing, Minn., and Paradise, Calif., died Sept. 9, 2004, at Country Club Retirement Campus in Mount Vernon.
She was born Jan. 1, 1911, in Goodhue, Minn., and was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church.
She is survived by a daughter, Maryellen (James) Swanson of Centerburg; a son, Daniel (Rhonda) Swanson of Reno, Nev.; grandchildren, Ashly and Adam Saunders, and Sean and Daniel Swanson Jr.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Algot Swanson.
A private family service and interment will take place in Paradise, Calif. Arrangements are in the care of Johnson-Melick-Moreland Funeral Home, Centerburg.
Friends may contribute to Heartland Hospice, 6500 Busch Blvd., Suite 210, Columbus 43229, in her memory.