Shalom Lorraine Newswanger passed into the loving arms of her Lord and Savior on August 29, 2023.
Shalom was characterized from birth by a love of adventure and novelty.
Alive with imaginative play, her childhood was full of rich experiences alongside her loyal and beloved twin, Jenna. She was homeschooled for ten years of education.
Shalom trusted Jesus as her personal Saviour and was baptized as a teenager.
Shalom was a sensitive young woman with a deep, internal world. She was tenacious in her pursuit of music and art, passionately creating beauty.
A devoted caregiver to her pets, she even braved Wyoming blizzards to feed her well-loved horses.
She is survived by her parents, Jim and Rachel Newswanger, siblings Ryan, Eden, Jenna, Anwyn, and Sophia, of Carpenter, WY; paternal grandparents, James Lee and Clara Newswanger of Ephrata, PA; maternal grandparents, Dennis and Ruth Baer of Carpenter, WY; best friend, Jessica Reimer; and many uncles, aunts, and cousins.