Kristoffer Robert Swart, 43, of Mahwah, NJ, New Jersey, formerly of Kingston, passed unexpectedly from a stroke on Monday, January 24, 2022 at The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, New Jersey, with his family by his side.
He was a graduate of Kingston High School, Class of 1996, earned his Bachelor's degree from SUNY Cortland and his Master's Degree from SUNY New Paltz. Kristoffer was a teacher in Wallkill School District, having taught in the elementary schools.
A live long sports fan, Kristoffer loved watching his Chicago Bills, the New York Mets, and the New York Giants. He loved playing fantasy football and enjoyed staying active, especially running.
He was born on May 29, 1978 in Kingston, New York. He is survived by his parents, Ronald E. and Nancy (Reisigl) Swart of Kingston, a sister Shannon and her husband Luis, a niece Julia Helm, several aunts and cousins, his fiancé Anmarie Wheeldon and her children. He was the grandson of the late Calvin and Blanche Swart and Robert and Margaret Reisigl.
Arrangements entrusted to the care of the Keyser Funeral & Cremation Service, 326 Albany Avenue, Kingston, NY 12401. The family will receive their friends on Sunday from 2pm - 6 pm.
The service will be on Monday at 10:30 am, the Rev. John Needham, officiating.
For those who wish, in lieu of flowers, contributions in Kristoffer's memory may be made to New Jersey Sharing Network, https://www.njsharingnetwork.org an organ donation charity who coordinated Kristoffer's organ donation.
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A tribute for Kris may be found at www.KeyserFuneralService.com, where you may leave memories and expressions of sympathy for his family.