DARTH R. SWANSON Born 5-29-37, passed away peacefully 11-21-2016. A lifetime resident of Tacoma, WA, Darth was well known for the beautiful, quality homes he built with his father, Art, as "Swanson and Son," and later with his son, Derek, as "Swanson Builders." Always, he was known for his love of family, friends and life. Remember Darth for his warm smile, good deeds and kindness; a one-of-a-kind guy. A Celebration event for Darth will take place 2 pm Saturday, January 14, 2017 at Emmanuel Lutheran Church. Address is 1315 N. Stevens St, Tacoma, WA 98406. While you're here on site, please leave comments for the family.