Modesto Bee And News-Herald, Thursday, January 20, 1955




Services were conducted this morning in the Ives & Alcorn Funeral Home here for Mrs. Alberta R. McSwain of Mariposa, Mariposa County, who died Tuesday night after a long illness.
The interment rite in Evergreen Mausoleum was private.
She was a native of Bridgton, NJ, and lived in Mariposa five years after moving from Merced. She had resided here since 1924. She was a member while in Merced of the Merced Womens Club.
Surviving are her widower Thomas, retired engineer of the Crocker-Huffman Land and Water Company here; two sons, Kenneth and Richard McSwain of Merced; a daughter, Mrs. Dorothy Wight of Walnut Creek; two brothers, Paul J. Robinson of Porterville, Tulare County, and Allen J. Robinson of Little River; a sister, Mrs. Marian Gryst of San Francisco, and seven grandchildren.

contributed by Carol Lackey