BENTLEY – Willis David Swart, 75, died Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at his residence at Bentley.
He was born Feb. 23, 1939 at Wichita to Willis Driscoll and Kathryn Frances (O’Bryan) Swart.
He served in the U.S. Air Force and was a former Wichita Fire Department Captain and retired Chief of the Fort Riley Fire Department.
On February 7, 1959 he married Nancy Dee Pitts at Wichita; she survives at home.
Other survivors include son: Wesley Swart, Haysville; daughters: Kathryn Deann Knox, Salina; Denise Swart, Wyoming, Mich.; brother: Richard (Thelma) Swart, Leavenworth; 10 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a son, Robby Swart, and a brother, Robert Swart.
Graveside services were held Monday at Pleasant Valley Cemetery, Bentley, with Pastor Steve Tandy officiating.
Memorials may be given to the American Cancer Society in care of Kaufman Funeral Home.