Tonya Lynn Ahrens

Tonya Lynn Ahrens (Swafford)

Monday, December 2nd, 1974 - Friday, September 27th, 2019
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Tonya L. Ahrens

Cameron, Missouri- Tonya Lynn (Swafford) Ahrens, 44, Cameron, passed away on September 27, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family.
Tonya was born on December 2, 1974 in Blair, Nebraska to Thomas David Swafford and Lora Clevenger.
She was preceded in death by 3 sisters, infant sisters, Brenda and Belinda Swafford, and Sandra Swafford.
Tonya was a veteran of the United States Army, where she was deployed to South Korea. She retired as an E-4 Specialist.
On September 8, 2018, Tonya married Jimmy Ahrens in Cameron.
Survivors: husband, Jimmy Ahrens; sons, Daltyn Payne (Alexis Dominguez), Chandler (Kaitlynn) Payne, Dove, MO, Matthew David Vogelsmeier, Sweet Springs, MO, and Thomas Raymond Paul Wait, Columbia, MO; 2 daughters, Madison Vogelsmeier, Sweet Springs, MO, and Cloie Ann Ahrens, Eustace, TX; 2 grandchildren, Joseph and Freya Payne; mother, Lora McKee (Danny Silkwood), Cameron; father, T. David (Helen) Swafford, Columbia, MO; 4 sisters, Mary Jane Swafford, AZ, Peggy Embrey, Stewartsville, MO, Toni Swafford, Columbia, MO and Tiffany Elman, Texas.
Visitation: 6-8:00 PM, Monday, October 7, 2019 at Poland-Thompson Funeral Home, Cameron. Military Honors and Inurnment at a later date in Highland Cemetery, Hamilton, MO. Online condolences:
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  • Visitation

    Monday, October 7th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Monday, October 7th, 2019 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Poland-Thompson Chapel
    222 W. Third
    CAMERON, MO 64429
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Memorial Donations to the funeral home for expenses.
  • Interment

    Highland Cemetery
    Inurnment at a later date.


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Bonnie (Jones) Bland

Posted at 12:43pm
Lora and family,

I am so sorry for your loss. May your memories help you during this heart breaking time. I will keep you and the family in my thoughts and prayers.

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