Keirstyn Alana Swanson, 4 year old daughter of Bobbi Dallman and David Swanson of Fort Dodge, passed away on Thursday June 28, 2012 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.
Funeral services will be held on Monday July 2nd at 10:00 a.m. at First United Methodist Church with Rev. Andrea Kraushaar officiating. Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Sunday at the Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home.
She is survived by her parents, Bobbi Dallman and David Swanson both of Fort Dodge; brother, Braxton Davis at home; grandparents, Dennis and Gayle Swanson of Fort Dodge; Todd and Lori Locke of Fort Dodge, Jon and Sara Dallman of Moorland; great grandma, Marie Dallman of Otho; great grandparents, Mike and Carol Locke of Otho, great grandma, Nancy Peterson of Otho; great great grandparents, Kenneth and Caroline Summers of Vincent; aunts, Candy (Anthony) Christopherson of Fort Dodge; Charmaine Dallman of Fort Dodge, her uncles, "Spanky" Aaron Swanson of Fort Dodge; Zachary Dallman of Ocala, FL; and Chad Locke of Coalville; cousins, Christopher Remington, Madeline Smith, Bradley Smith, Gabriel Ayala all of Fort Dodge; and Delaney Locke of Coalville; her best friend, Alivia Klepsteen; and numerous other family members.
Keirstyn Alana Swanson was born on August 3, 2007 in Fort Dodge. She was always smiling and enjoyed playing with her friends, fishing, dancing, swimming, and family trips to Spirit Lake. Keirstyn loved life and loved being with her family and friends. She had the ability to make everyone who came into contact with her smile. Keirstyn was enrolled at Cooper Elementary Early Learning Center and in dance classes at Hollingsworth School of Dance. She will be deeply missed and always loved by her family.
Memorials may be left to the discretion of the family.