From QCWA Headquarters

QCWA Bulletin 2013 - 001 - John H. Swafford, W4HU - (1923-2013) - SK


It is with regret that Quarter Century Wireless Association (QCWA), has
learned that John H. Swafford, W4HU, a QCWA past Secretary, passed away
on Thursday, January 3rd, 2013. John was 90 years young.

John had served as Secretary for QCWA from 1989 to 1997.

John's bio can be found on the QCWA Web Site at; http://www.qcwa.org/w4hu-sk.htm 

The following was received from Tony Stall, K4KYO. We thank Tony for
passing this along.

"Sad news.  Our old friend John Swafford, W4HU, passed away last night,
January 3, 2013.  John was 90 years-old."

"The Everly-Wheatley Funeral Home, 1500 West Braddock Road, Alexandria,
VA 22302, 703-998-9200 is handling the arrangements.  I'll let you know
when I know more."

Ken Oelke, VE6AFO
QCWA President
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From QCWA Headquarters

QCWA Bulletin 2013 - 001 - (Correction) - John H. Swafford, W4HU - (1922-2013) - SK

An error crept in on reporting John's year of birth (1922). As well,
funeral service information is included in this corrected bulletin.

There will be a funeral service for John Swafford, W4HU, at Everly
Community Funeral Care, 6161 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA, at 12
Noon on Monday, January 7, 2012.  There will not be a visitation.

You may get directions at http://everlycommunityfuneralcare.com/. If
you're familiar with the mosque on Leesburg Pike, it's on the other
side of Leesburg Pike from it. 73, Tony, K4KYO

Ken Oelke, VE6AFO
QCWA President