INTERLOCHEN — Mr. and Mrs. Jeremy Swift of Interlochen celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary with a spring trip to Keystone, S.D. The couple enjoyed the Badlands, the Black Hills, Custer State Park, Mt. Rushmore, Jewel Cave and the Crazy Horse Memorial.
Jeremy Swift and the former Sue Ann Sheffer were married on July 27, 1968, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Traverse City. Monsignor Russell Passeno performed the ceremony.
Mr. and Mrs. Swift both graduated from Traverse City Central High School in 1967. In 1970, the couple moved to Albuquerque, N.M. Mr. Swift worked for Navajo Freight Lines. Mrs. Swift worked for Lovelace-Bataan Memorial Medical Clinic in the accounting division, then as office manager for Senator Clinton P. Anderson Insurance Agency. After spending nine years in the Southwest, the Swifts returned to the Traverse City area in 1979. Mr. Swift then worked for Roadway Express for 23 years and retired in 2002. Mrs. Swift, president of Rex Operations Inc. and office manager for Advantage Electric Services, LLC, retired in 2012.
The couple’s daughter, Dr. Wendy Swift, DVM, son-in-law Nathan MacKeller and their grandson Braedyn MacKeller, live in Grand Haven.