Carl Eric Swanlund

Friday, August 9, 2019
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Carl Eric Swanlund, 73, of Wilsall, Montana passed away July 3rd, 2019 from his battle with cancer. Carl was born October 31, 1945 in San Diego, CA., to Harry and Shirley Swanlund. Carl is survived by his three children; Shelley Renee Swanlund, Eric Vincent Swanlund, Scott Anthony Pisani, his five grandchildren; Ethan Anthony Pisani, Aram Miles Pisani, Karson Avery Swanlund, Emma Grace Swanlund, and Ashlyn Lee Cholin, and his wife, Kristie Swanlund, also of Wilsall, MT.

Carl served in the U.S. Army from 1965 to 1967 and obtained the rank of Sergeant during his two tours in Vietnam. Carl’s career with the San Bernardino Sheriff’s Department included jail corrections, patrol, SWAT, and homicide. He retired as a Sergeant after 25 years of dedicated service.

Memorial Services will be held August 17, 2019 in Wilsall at the Bank Bar & Vault Restaurant from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Veteran’s honors will be presented just after 2 p.m. The family asks that in lieu of owers, any donations be sent to SEAT, the “Sheri ’s Employee Assistance Team,” ATTN: Kelly Kesler, Executive Staff, 655 East Third Street, San Bernardino, CA 92415 or online via To view the obituary or share condolences, visit: