Craig “Nagmo” Swamp Obituary

March 25, 2010 –

Craig Swamp “Nagmo”, 40, Kansas City, Mo., died Friday, March 19, 2010, at an Independence, Mo., hospital.

He was born Oct. 28, 1969, in Kansas City, Mo., the son of Kenneth and Sallie Swamp Barker. He graduated from high school in Kansas City, Mo.

Mr. Swamp worked for Broski Fence Company as a fence installer for 20 years in the Kansas City area.

He was a member of the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation.

Survivors include his parents, Kenneth and Sallie Barker, and a brother, Christopher Barker, all of Kansas City, Mo.; a sister, Angela Emert, Holton; and eight nephews and nieces.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday at Mercer Funeral Home in Holton with burial following in the old Danceground Cemetery west of Mayetta. Visitation will be held from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. today(Monday).

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(Courtesy of Mercer Funeral Home-Holton, Kan.)