Donald Ridge SwearingenMay 16, 1972 ~ September 14, 2019 (age 47)
Donald Ridge Swearingen, devoted, husband, father, and musician has passed upon this earth to heaven Saturday, September 14, 2019, with his loving family by his side. He was born May 16, 1972 in Los Angeles, CA to Donald Roy and Thelma Elizabeth (Johnson) Swearingen.
He was well loved throughout the Community as a guitarist by many aspiring and fellow musicians. He inspired a new generation of guitar players to seek their inner music.
He is survived by his wife, Kimberly Anna (Krause) Swearingen; son, Alexander Ridge Swearingen and his wife, Kendi Joelee (Campbell) Swearingen, and grandson, Liam Ridge Swearingen. He is also survived by his father, Donald Roy Swearingen; sister, Deborah Elizabeth Steele and her husband, Harvey Wayne and sister, Anna Kathleen Acord, and her husband, Carl Acord. He is preceded in death by his mother, Thelma.
"I must learn to recognize the things I should be thankful for, for then I may need not ask." D. Ridge Swearingen, February 1990
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