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Robert C. Swinson, Jr.
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I remember Rob from Toastmasters, and how passionate he gave his award winning speeches above the club level. Blessings to the entire family as you celebrate his life and legacy.

Posted by: Mike Barker - Wilmington, DE   Oct 15, 2019

Rob was a dear friend and Toastmaster in the Greater Newark Area Toastmasters club. He touched many lives with his gift of speech and evaluation. He was always ready and willing to take on any role that was left open on the agenda. His smile was contagious and his deep voice reminded me of a radio talk show host.

Rob made sure he was available to attend GNAT's anniversary every 5 years. We will certainly miss him at our 65th Anniversary next year.

Rest in peace , Toastmaster Rob Swinson.

Carmen Lee Pow - President/GNAT

Posted by: A friend   Oct 14, 2019

I am deeply saddened to learn, this evening, of Rob's passing. I have nothing but wonderful memories of Rob as an intelligent and talented student and member of the Gunning Bedford Band, who was fun to have in the band room. Rob, Mike, and the Swinson family contributed greatly to our band and school.
Diana and family, our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

Posted by: Steve Breffitt - Newark, DE   Oct 14, 2019

I will always treasure the memories and life lessons shared during our years at Duke. I'll never forget him.
Amber Nattin Thomas

Posted by: A friend   Oct 14, 2019

I'm so very deeply hurt by Robs passing. Rob was my tutor for the LSAT and was the reason I achieved a decent score. He took his job seriously and was always there for his students; he learned how to work with my ADHD and other setbacks. I cannot tell you how much of a shock this is. But more importantly than anything, Rob Swinson was a follower of Jesus Christ and had accepted Jesus as his savior so Rob

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Posted by: Brooks Witzke - Delmar, DE   Oct 13, 2019

Rob was my "younger Toastmasters brother" and such a gifted man. He had so many talents, and I will miss him a great deal. He believed in sharing his gifts to help others succeed, too.

A gifted communicator. He is a past Toastmasters District 18 Speech Evaluation Contest Champion. He was the District's Newsletter Editor, and was one of the Mentors when the Greater Elkton Area Toastmasters Club was formed 25 years ago. An entire community has continued to

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Posted by: Dan Durishan - Wilmington, DE - friend   Oct 13, 2019

Rob was my boyfriend at Duke and always had such a kind heart. Life is certainly precious.

Posted by: Tiffani Sherman    Oct 12, 2019

I knew Rob back when he was a Toastmaster with the Greater Newark Toastmasters. He had a wonderful sense of humor and I enjoyed speaking with him.

Posted by: David Harrell - Wilmington, DE   Oct 12, 2019

Didn't know him for very long but it was a pleasure when he moved briefly to SC. So shocked.......

Posted by: Spencer Gwin - Greenville, SC   Oct 12, 2019

I am shocked and beyond words. I am so sad that this happened. Rob was a wonderful young man. He loved the Lord and he loved everyone. To Bob, his father, may you find comfort in God's word. You will see your son again in Heaven where you once again will fly kites together. Be not afraid, God goes before you alway and
God raised him up on kites (eagles wings)

Posted by: Joanne Minchini - Newark, DE   Oct 11, 2019