CANANDAIGUA— Margaret D. Swift of Dansville currently residing in Canandaigua, died Saturday, January 25, 2014 in Canandaigua at the M.M. Ewing Continuing Care Center after a long illness.

Margaret was born in Dansville on July 31, 1920 the daughter of the late John and Margaret Thielges Swift. She graduated from the Dansville Central School District and in November of 1955 she was married to her husband James J. Swift who predeceased her on July 20, 1969. Margaret was a home maker, spending her time caring for her family. She was a Communicant of St. Mary’s Church in Dansville and an extremely talented seamstress.

In addition to her husband James Swift, Margaret was predeceased by brothers Francis and Donald Donovan. She is survived by her daughter Carol (Mark) Urbaitis of Canandaigua; sister Gertrude (Camiel) De Bree of Webster; grandson Kevin Urbaitis of Canandaigua and many nieces and nephews.

There will be no prior calling hours. A Mass of Christian Burial was said Wednesday at St. Mary’s Church in Dansville. Interment in Holy Cross Cemetery in Dansville. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association: 435 E. Henrietta Rd. Rochester, NY 14424 or FLCC Foundation 3325 Marvin Sands Dr. Canandaigua, NY 14424. Arrangements by Sullivan Funeral Home and Cremation Center 4 Perine St. Dansville.