OVID - Frederick Graham Swain, 62, passed away on Tuesday (August 27, 2013) at Crouse Hospital in Syracuse.
A celebration of Fred's life will be held at his home on Saturday (September 7th) at 3:00 p.m. Instead of flowers, the family would prefer any donation be given to the Democratic Party. No, but seriously, please send any donations to the National Kidney Foundation , 310 Packetts Landing, Fairport, NY 14450-1567 in Fred's memory.
Fred was born in Levittown, NY. He retired from the Nassau County Police Department and spent much of his retirement building boats, wood working and hunting.
He is survived by his loving wife; two daughters; three grandsons. He also leaves behind two sisters; a mother; nieces; nephews; as well as good friends. In addition, he left everyone with a lesson in determination.
Covert Funeral Home of Ovid has assisted the family with arrangements. For additional information, please call 1-877-828-3411 or visit www.covertfuneralhome com.