Swain Kerri Lyn Swain, our "Gumby", received her angel wings on Tuesday, January 12. Her spirit left this earth peacefully and is now in heaven with her beloved Granddad Jim Swain, her Aunt Kathy Billick, and her faithful furry companions Max, Erma, and Clark. Kerri was born on July 21, 1982 in Columbus, OH. An inquisitive, happy child, Kerri was always smiling and singing. She was a 2001 graduate of St. Francis DeSales High School. She also attended Ohio University, Athens and was a proud cadet in the Army ROTC, Bobcat Battalion before her illness. Kerri was also a member of Church of the Resurrection, New Albany. Kerri is survived by her parents, Stephen and Karen Swain; sister, Amber (Seba) Bernaert; grandparents, Granny Virginia Swain, PopPop John and MomMom Shirley Billick; uncles and aunts, Russ (Theta) Swain, David (Ginny) Swain, Godmother Joni Hutchison, Godfather John (Kristen) Billick and Shawn Billick; eleven loving cousins; and her dogs Leo, Casey, and Bubby. Kerri also is survived by her extraordinary caregivers Robin McAllister, LPN and Karen Elliott, LPN who were her guardian angels here on earth. Kerri's family would like to acknowledge, with gratitude, the following individuals : Dr. James B. Soldano and his entire staff at American Health Network, Dr. Martin Taylor at OrthoNeuro, Dr. Matthew Schneider, Dr. Carl Fleser, Dr. James Moses, David Shroyer, Daniel Abraham, Mark McLeod, Father Jerry Rodenfels and Suanne Gettings. We are extremely grateful to the Genoa Township Fire Dept., the ER doctors and staff and the entire ICU Dept. at Mount Carmel St Ann's Hospital for their dedication, compassion, and professionalism in the care of our Kerri during her final week on this earth. "There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it." ~Edith Wharton. To share memories or condolences, please visit www.schoedinger.com. Arrangements entrusted to SCHOEDINGER NORTHEAST CHAPEL.