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“Please accept my sincerest condolences at this most difficult time. May your fond memories of Michael help to ease the pain. Peace to all. ”
1 of 24 | Posted by: emily bettencourt - Brockton, MA

“Patti & Family, Please accept my sincerest condolences at this most difficult time. May your fond memories of Michael help to ease the pain. ...Read More »
2 of 24 | Posted by: Bettyanne (Chafe) Raley-Mecheski - NH

“My thoughts go out to your entire family; immediate and distant. So young and so sad! ”
3 of 24 | Posted by: Carrie Fratini - Concord, NH

“I am so very sorry for your loss. My son Chris was also an SHS 2009 grad and a football teammate of Mike and Ricky from Pop Warner thru all 4 years...Read More »
4 of 24 | Posted by: Joanne Gallant - Stoughton, MA

“Many memories of football---Go Mighty Mights!!!!---Gone way to soon. He is sadly missed. Our fondest thoughts, sympathies and prayers are with you...Read More »
5 of 24 | Posted by: The Ayer/Lafrance Family - MA

“Bill and I would like to extend our heart felt condolences for your loss. You all are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
6 of 24 | Posted by: Nadine Hopkins - Stoughton, MA

“I was deeply saddened to hear of this tragedy. I had the pleasure of coaching him for a few years in Pop Warner football. He was a joy because I...Read More »
7 of 24 | Posted by: Bruce Dolinsky - Stoughton, MA

“I'm so sorry for your loss. My heart and prayers are with you all. ”
8 of 24 | Posted by: Debbie Patrick McLaughlin - MA

“Rick and Patty, Cheryl and I are so sorry for your loss. We'll always remember him in our hearts as a sweet little boy playing in the back yard with...Read More »
9 of 24 | Posted by: Joseph Falandys - Norfolk , MA

“Our deepest sympathy, prayers and love to family and friends that are part of our own. Our hearts are with all of you! Xo ”
10 of 24 | Posted by: Mr & Mrs Edward Garofano Jr (Gardin Family) - MA

“I only met your son a few times but during that time, he was friendly and very polite. As a parent, I can't even begin to know what your family is...Read More »
11 of 24 | Posted by: Theresa Cardoso - Stoughton, MA

“Rick, both Don and I were so sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts are with you and your family at this difficult and sorrowful time. ”
12 of 24 | Posted by: Keith Greer and Don Covey - MA

“I watched Mike and Ricky growing up, since they were six. Both played football with my son Dan, and both became friends with him. I feel so badly...Read More »
13 of 24 | Posted by: Mark Snyder - Stoughton, MA

“My heart goes out to you and your family. May his laughter and joy always stay strong in your heart to comfort you. Love Cathy ”
14 of 24 | Posted by: cathy mcGhee-Wetzel - miami, FL

“Thank you to everyone of you for your support and prayers. My son was blessed with a very strong friendship/family with all my "kids" and had the...Read More »
15 of 24 | Posted by: Patti Phillips - Chelsea, MA

“Patty, Rick, Ricky and Tina, we are so sorry for your lost. Mike was like one of our kids and I am really going to miss that twinkle in his eyes. One...Read More »
16 of 24 | Posted by: The Hale Family - Stoughton, MA

“Our thoughts & prayers are with you. Our son Jake was a classmate of your boys. We are so deeply sorry for your loss. ”
17 of 24 | Posted by: The Hoffman Family

“My condolences go out to the Phillips & Swallow family. Patti if u need anything just call me. I am here for you always. Love Jayne ”
18 of 24 | Posted by: Jayne Morrison - Chelmsford, MA

“Patty,Rick,Ricky, Tina, family and friends., We are so sorry for our loss. Mike, as all of the others in their group is like...Read More »
19 of 24 | Posted by: Donna Prisco - Stoughton, MA

“so sorry to hear about heart felt condolences to all in all were good friends when john and the boys were younger..mike will...Read More »
20 of 24 | Posted by: cathy barton - stoughton, MA

“Ricky and family, I am so very sorry for your loss. Marina ”
21 of 24 | Posted by: Marina Bonacci - RI

“To the entire Swallow clan, im truly sorry for the loss of a great guy. Please stay strong. ”
22 of 24 | Posted by: Anthony p. - boston, MA

“Please accept my most heartfelt sympathies for your loss…my thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. "I know for certain...Read More »
23 of 24 | Posted by: Cameron Whitehouse - MA - Friend

“to my handsome nephew Mike who will be miss so very much love auntie carol,jeanna,rob,jay and sam ”
24 of 24 | Posted by: carol distefano - stoughton ', MA

Michael R. Swallow, 21, a longtime resident of Stoughton, died unexpectedly at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton on Monday, April 15. He was the son of Patricia A. Phillips of Chelsea and Richard T. Swallow of Stoughton. Born and raised in Stoughton, he was a graduate of Stoughton High School, Class of 2009. He was a delivery driver for Optima Shipping for the past year.

In addition to his parents, Michael is survived by his siblings, Ricky Swallow, Jr. and Tina Swallow both of Chelsea. He was the grandson of John and Carol Phillips of Chelsea, Mervis Connor of Stoughton and the late Robert Connor. He is also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins.

Funeral Service will be held from the Farley Funeral Home, 358 Park St. (Rt. 27) Stoughton on Tuesday, April 23 at 7 PM. Visiting Hours prior from 4-7 PM. Interment will be private.