William (Wild Bill) Swaney, age 76, passed away on May 25, 2019.

He is survived by his wife of 14 years, Sharon L. Swaney; son, Ron Swaney; daughter, Kristen Ziegler; step-daughter Sarah DeLorso; step-daughter Christine Ann Nucci; step-son Louis DeLorso Jr.; and numerous extended family and friends.

Wild Bill loved life and it was evident in everything that he did. He enjoyed boating, fishing, farming, taking care of his horses, working on trucks, and spending time with family and friends. He never met a stranger.

William had a lot of hobbies but some of his most cherished memories was spending time on his boats “Not Too Shabby”, “Tinkle Bones”, and “Feox” with friends. He was a frequent visitor of Block Island, a jack of all trades, dependable, and was always willing to help anyone he could.

William was loved by many and will be truly be missed by many.

There will be a Celebration of Life on June 9th at Nancy’s Rosemary & Sage, 1080 Boston Post Road, Old Saybrook, CT 06475 at 2 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Online condolences may be made to www.christiansells.com.