December 12, 1978-January 17, 2022
Jeannette Marie Swaser-DeGarcia, age 43, of St. Paul Journeyed to the Spirit World on Monday, January 17, 2022 at her residence.
She was born on December 12, 1978 in St. Paul the loving `daughter of Gabriel Isidore DeGarcia and Lynette Cora Swaser.
Jeannette was the glue of her family. She was the first and oldest grandchild. She enjoyed hosting taco parties. She was a Dj and enjoyed playing old school music, she was a storyteller, comedian and a poet. She loved doing calligraphy writing and drawing, she enjoyed speaking her Sioux Language and she loved her two cats Tiger and Pig. Gone too soon.
Survived by a son: Devine DeGarcia; a daughter: Aliciana Alanasee Rogers; a sisters: Patrice Swaser, Monette and Annette DeGarcia; a brother: Gabriel DeGarcia Jr.; god mothers: Violet Scharmer and Maria Sarzoza; aunties: Violet and Pamela Scharmer, Maria Sarzoza, Irma and Terri DeGarcia; uncles: Wayne and Scott Scharmer, Martin DeGarcia, Cesar Sarzoza and Robert Quinn; cousins: Jamie, Nicole, Jessica & Robert DeGarcia, Leticia Vasquez, Carlos DeGarcia, Rio & Sammy Sarzoza, Morris McKee, Sophia & Charles Blue, Niiwin Lebeau, Rayette & Evan & Owen Peltier, Jesse & Shawntel Quinn, Walter Urban, Vicki Howell; Malayla, Devanate, and Samiyah Allen; Nieces: Ashanafaye and Amariyanah Middlebrook; best friend forever: Tina McKee; other relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by a son: Trayce Trinity Gabriel DeGarcia, grandmother Gladys Leith-Scharmer; Grandparents TV and Chico DeGarcia; uncle Ron DeGarcia, auntie Charlene McKee; and by cousin Dylan DeGarcia.
Funeral Services for Jeannette Marie Swaser will be held on Wednesday, January 26th, 2022 at 7:00 P.M. at Church of Blessed Kateri in Minneapolis.
All Night wake Wednesday evening.
Interment Thursday, January 27 at 2:00 P.M. Prairie Island Cemetery.
Honorary Casket Bearers will be Carlos DeGarcia, Walter Urban, Robert DeGarcia & Niwiin LeBeau.
Casket Bearers will be Morris McKee, Wayne Scharmer, Scott Scharmer, Gabriel DeGarcia Jr., Jesse Quinn, Devine DeGarcia-Rogers and Patrice Swaser.