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Tim E. Swift

December 27, 1959 ~ November 18, 2021 (age 61)


Tim E. Swift, 61, of North East passed away unexpectedly, Thursday, November 18, 2021, at St. Vincents Hospital. He was born on December 27, 1959, in Erie, PA a son of Merle and Sharon Swift of North East.

Tim graduated from North East High School in 1977. He attended Northwood Institute for a two year degree in the automotive industry. Tim enjoyed collecting and trading cars for most of his life. He started his sales career at Mackay Swift Dodge in North East and went into the Auction business for many years. He was Past President of the Pennsylvania chapter of P.I A.D.A and a National Past President of N.I.A.D.A. He was a member of Park United Methodist Church in North East.

In addition to his parents, Tim is survived by his brother, Tad Swift of Erie, his Uncle, Wayne Swift of Florida, his Aunt, Lynda Semelka of North East, and several Cousins, Nieces and Nephews.  He is also survived by his former wife, Paula Swift.

Friends will be received at the W. Tad Bowers Funeral Home, 92 S. Lake St., North East on Monday, November 22, 2021, from 3 to 6 P.M. and are invited to attend funeral services there on Tuesday at 11 A.M.  Pastor Eric Leonard will officiate.  Private interment in North East Cemetery will be held at the convenience of his family.

Memorials may be made to Park United Methodist Church, 30 N. Lake St., North East, PA 16428, or to the charity of one’s choice.  To send condolences, please visit

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November 22, 2021

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Bowers Funeral Home
92 S. Lake Street
North East, PA 16428

Funeral Service
November 23, 2021

11:00 AM
Bowers Funeral Home
92 S. Lake Street
North East, PA 16428

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