Hastings resident, Melva J. Swiander, 68, died Sunday. November 11, 2007 at Perkins Pavilion, GSV, Hastings, NE. Services will be Saturday, November 17, 2007, at 11 AM at All Saints Chapel, Good Samaritan Village, Hastings, NE with the Rev. Charles Johnson officiating. Private family burial at a later date in Bennett, NE. Family will great friends prior to the service at the chapel on Saturday. Condolences may be sent to the family from www.brandwilson.com. Melva was born August 22, 1939 to Charles and Marian (Allen Jager) Wegner, in Omaha, NE. She moved to Hastings from Colorado from 1971. She graduated from Grand Island High School, Grand Island, NE in 1957. She married Frank John Swiander on March 16, 1971he died April 12, 2001. She worked as a CNA at Good Samaritan Village, Hastings, NE. She is survived by her mother Marian Wegner of Hastings, NE, and 1 sister, Lucile Hibberd of Westminster, CO, 2 nieces, 2 nephews and numerous uncles and cousins and many friends. She was preceded in death by her husband Frank J. and her father. In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to the American Cancer Society or donors choice.