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Obit: Duane Swanson of Raymond Building Supply

Duane Swanson, the president and CEO of Raymond Building Supply in Fort Meyers, Fla., died on March 8 from complications of a series of strokes, according to an article in the News Press. He was 71 years old.  

Swanson bought Raymond Building Supply from a broker in 1978 when it was a single lumberyard and grew the business to eight locations in southwest Florida.

Although not an athlete himself, Swanson was a generous contributor to local high school and college athletic programs and facilities, including baseball, football and soccer.


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