Mariea Swinehart, age 50, of Canton, passed away on Friday, July 31, 2009. She was born on September 16, 1958, in Durant, Oklahoma, to William and Geneva Sampson. Mariea was a 1976 graduate of Lincoln High School. She retired from Planned Parenthood, where she worked as an accountant. Mariea formerly attended Canton Baptist Temple for many years. She enjoyed bowling, traveling, and computers. Most of all, Mariea enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She will be greatly missed by all who loved her. Mariea was preceded in death by her mother, Geneva Sampson; and infant sister, Virginia Sampson. She is survived by her loving husband, Russell Sweitzer Jr.; three sons, Randall (Amy) Swinehart of Canton, William Swinehart of Canton and Matthew (Linda) Swinehart of Barberton; grandson, Alex Swinehart; 5 grandchildren; father, William Sampson of Canton; sister, Brenda (Tim) Balough of Tennessee; and two nieces, Stephanie and Jessica Williams. Funeral services will be held on Friday, August 7, 2009 at 1pm in the Reed Funeral Home Canton Chapel. Burial will follow in North Lawn Cemetery. Calling hours will be held on Thursday, August 6, 2009 from 5-8pm in the funeral home. Those wishing to send their condolences or share a fond memory may sign the Reed Online Guestbook at www.reedfuneralhome.com.