Kenneth Robert Swain Jr., of Rumson, died peacefully on June 12. He attended Glen Ridge Public Schools and following graduation he served our country in the US Army. He graduated with a business degree from Radford University. For the last 30 years, he had a successful career on Wall Street, making lifelong friendships along the way, most recently as a managing director at BTIG.
Kenny was a larger than life man with the biggest of hearts, who was often the first to volunteer his time and support to the community. He was on the Board of AYF and Touchdown Club and coached football and basketball.
He was a loving and dedicated husband, father, son, brother, uncle, and an amazing friend. He had a special way of making you feel like the most important person in the room, leaving a lasting legacy in his seven beautiful children.
Kenny is survived by his wife of 16 years, Kim Swain; his children Meghan, Kenny, Tommy, John, Julia, Paige and Colin; his sister Diane Swain Korsh of Encinitas, California; his brother Clifford Swain of Moneta, Virginia; his parents Kenneth and Carol Swain of Moneta, Virginia, and his loving in-laws and beloved nieces and nephews.
Thompson Memorial Home, Red Bank, handled the arrangements. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, June 17 at 10 a.m. at Holy Cross Church, 30 Ward Avenue, Rumson. Interment will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Middletown. In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial donation in Kenny’s name to the Rumson Education Foundation, P.O. Box 395, Rumson, NJ 07760.
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