WESTWOOD, Iowa — Stuart Lee Swanson, 65, of Mount Pleasant, formerly of Holdrege, Neb., died Thursday, July 4, 2019, as a result of injuries from a motorcycle accident near Westwood.

Celebration of life services will be at 11 a.m. July 20 at Bethany Lutheran Church in Holdrege with the Rev. Kenton Birtell officiating. Private family inurnment will be later at Prairie Home Cemetery near Holdrege.

There will be no visitation. He chose cremation.

Nelson-Bauer Funeral Home in Holdrege is in charge of arrangements.

He was born March 15, 1954, at Fort Belvoir in Fairfax, Va., to Donald L. and Verna (Turner) Swanson.

In 1974, he married Carla Wycoff.

Survivors include his significant other, Karen Smith of Mount Pleasant; daughter, Inga Swanson of Holdrege; and one grandson.

Expressions of caring and kindness can be sent to the family at www.nelsonbauerfh.com.