Swaren, Judy (McDonald)
On short notice, a mother called into work will require someone to care for the children. A surrogate mother and grandmother to many children, that someone is often Judy Swaren.
up on the farm before studying as a legal secretary. She returned to the farm in 1963 when she married John Swaren. They had five children.
For 13 years, she has organized the Annual Bench Fair in Donalda and previously managed the Donalda Farmers' Market.
Involved with the Agriculture Society, the library, the church, and the Donalda and District Museum, Judy says she plans to reduce her activity, "but when I drop one thing, something else pops up."