He was born Oct. 15, 1971, in Brazil. He is the son of Donald W. Swank Sr., and Roslyn David Gillmore.
He was a 1991 graduate of Clay City High school.
Jon was presently employed by Great Dane Trailers in Brazil. He had worked there more than 18 years.
He enjoyed playing his guitar in his church and also at home.
Jon enjoyed spending time with his family, his friends and his church family very much.
He was a member of the Abundant Life Worship Center in Clay City.
While at church, he participated as the kids' church and Sunday School teacher as well as playing guitar in the praise and worship band.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Donald Swank Jr., and Daniel Swank, and his grandparents Gene and Wesley Swank and Fred Davis.
Survivors include his son Anthony Swank, Center Point, daughter Rachel Swank, step-daughter Sarah Pemberton, Clay City, father and step-mother Donald and Rosemary Swank, Poland, his mother Roslyn David Gillmmore, Wenatchee, Wash., grandmother Dal Davis, Wenatchee, Wash., twin brother Jason Swank and wife Diana, Colorado, half-brother Brian Decamp, California, and half-sister Julie Decamp, Washington state, step-sisters Mary Bixler and Michelle Bixler Wood, Brazil, step-brother Greg Bixler, Center Point, nephews Michael Reyes, Colorado, Joe and Calvin Bixler, Lafayette, Ind., Levi Bixler and Quincy Bryan, Brazil, nieces Alyssa and Elizabeth Swank, Colorado, Alesha Weiss, Brazil, and aunts, uncles and cousins.
Services will take place at Schoppenhorst Funeral Home, Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011, at 2 p.m., with Pastor Justin Bradley officiating. Burial will be at Fairview Cemetery, Bowling Green.
Visitation will be Wednesday, from 11 a.m., until time of services.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association.
Visit www.schoppenhorstfuneralhome.com to light a candle in his memory.