Don Swank, 79, and a 36-year resident of Wilton, passed away in a Bakersfield hospital on May 17, 2020.
Don was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, one sister and daughter DeAnna Garcia. Surviving him is sister Norma Johnson.
Don will be greatly missed by his wife of 47 years, Trisha Swank; children James Swank, Chris Swank, Donna Jenkins, Donald Swank Jr., Randy Fulmer and Kathy Fulmer; 25 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren.
Don had a 40-year career as a union painter but was best known by friends for his love of gardening and horseshoes.