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John R. Swab, III

March 6, 1980 ~ June 30, 2020 (age 40)

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John Raymond Swab, III, of Campbell, Ohio, formerly of Brookfield, Ohio, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, June 30, 2020, while at home. He was 40.

John was born March 6, 1980 in Sharon, Pennsylvania, a son to John Raymond Swab, Jr. & Cricket (Hayes) Swab.

A 1998 graduate from Brookfield High School, who received a certification as an automobile mechanic from the Gordon D. James Career Center. Most of his life, he had worked as a truck driver for various companies throughout the valley. In addition, he was an excavator and a mechanic.

In his spare time, he enjoyed slinging mud and turning a wrench. John loved to ride 4-wheelers and go off-roading. He had a unique ability to fix and rebuild almost anything on wheels.

Survivors include: his wife, Denise (Majors) Swab, whom he married February 12, 2005: his sons, Seth A. Swab, of Hermitage, Pennsylvania, and Trevor J. Swab, of Youngstown, Ohio; his mother, Cricket Morrison (Jim), of Hillsboro, Indiana; his maternal grandmother, Julie Good, of West Lafayette, Indiana; and his brothers, Michael B. Swab, of Veedersburg, Indiana, and Jesse L. Swab (Michelle), of Lafayette, Indiana; and his extended family too.

He was preceded in death by his father; by his maternal grandfather, Albert Good; and by his paternal grandparents, John & Hilda Swab, Sr.

Arrangements are private and expressions of sympathy may be left for his family at

Memorial contributions can be made payable to the funeral home to help defray the funeral costs.

Coordination of this tribute for John was presented by Daniel Briceland, Owner & Director of Briceland Funeral Service, LLC, 379 State Route 7, SE, Brookfield, Ohio 44403. (330-509-3135)

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Brookfield, OH 44403

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