Community providing meals following tragedy

Staff Report

The Swanton community is coming together to help the children of a man who recently died in a vehicle crash. Ryan Shanly of Swanton passed away on Dec. 21 after being struck by a vehicle while clearing debris from the road.

Among those who survive Shanly are two daughters who attend Swanton Schools. A meal train has been set up by middle school teacher Kevin Heintschel to help provide the family food in the wake of this tragedy.

Visit if interested in helping out or for more information.

Also, in lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been set up for Shanly’s daughters at UBS Financial Services, 5757 Monroe St., Sylvania.

Staff Report