Mr. Gordon Phillip Swanson, age 70, of Fort Lauderdale, Florida passed away on August 10, 2017. Despite doctors prognosis of 2 year time frame to live after being diagnosed with cancer, Gordon fought hard for 6 years. Born on August 26, 1946 in New Jersey, son of the late Gordon H. and Edith Brown Swanson. Gordon proudly served his country in the US Airforce, was a graduate of Indiana State where he obtained a bachelors degree and became an engineer for a number of phone companies. He leaves behind a son, Brandon Swanson as well as a host of other realtives and friends. Military honors will be accorded by the United States Air Force at South Florida National Cemetery on Friday, October 20, 2017 at 1:30pm.
Kalis-McIntee Funeral Home 954-566-7621