Jackie Walorski was an American politician who was recently demised on August 3, 2022. Her family members are mourning her sudden and unfortunate death.

She was a well-known politician and U.S. representative for Indiana's 2nd congressional district from 2013 till the day she died in 2022.

Walorski was a member of the Republican Party and also a member of the Indiana House of Representatives. She tried for a seat in the Indiana House of Representatives in 2004 after officer Republican State Representative Richard W. Mangus made up his mind to retire from the position.

The excellent politician won the primary election with 73 percent of the vote and won all ten countries in the 2nd district on May 8, 2012.

Age58 Years old
BornAugust 17, 1963
Died August 3, 2022
SpouseDean Swihart
Political PartyRepublican
Zodiac SignLeo

Congresswoman: Who Are Jackie Walorski's Family?

Jackie Walorski was a congresswoman born in a loving family in South Bend, Indiana. She was raised with her two elder siblings and brothers.

Jackie's mom Martha C used to work as a butcher at a grocery store near their residence, whereas her father, Raymond B. Walorski, worked as a firefighter and had his appliances store.


The politician belongs to Polish and German ancestry. Her parents sent her to Hay Elementary School as a kid; later, in 1981, she graduated from Riley High School. From 1981 to 1983, she went to Liberty Baptist College and graduated with a degree of Bachelor of Arts in communications and public administration in 1985 from Taylor University.

Walorski's mother and father worked hard to make their children's lives easy. She was blessed to have parents like them who supported her in every decision. 

Jackie Walorski Husband And Children

Jackie Walorski was married to her husband, Dean Swihart. According to the reports, the couple did not have any children together. Jackie and Dean were so much in love with each other, but unfortunately, Jackie is no more with her love of life.

Her partner Dean is a music teacher. He and the politician were married for more than two decades. He used to work as a K-6 Music teacher at Hums Elementary and Twin Branch Elementary in Mishawaka, Indiana.


The couple has recently worked as missionaries in Romania for almost four years. They used to supply food and medicine to poor children. Dean and Jackie were accommodating and kind and always tried to lend a hand to incapable people.

Politician Jackie Walorski Accident Linked To Her Death

She recently had an accident linked to her death. She and the four other people were killed on August 3, 2022, near Nappanee, Indiana.

The car crash happened when a vehicle traveling northbound on State Road 19 swerved left and crashed with Jackie's vehicle traveling southbound.

The driver and other two people: Walorski District Director Zachery Potts and Walorski Communication Director Emma Thomson, who was traveling with the politician, also were killed.

Jackie's death is one of the most unfortunate things to her family, husband, and country. She was an excellent politician who worked for the welfare of the people. 

The politician's work-friends, including Secretary Pete Buttigieg, tweeted, "I'm stunned and saddened to learn about Congresswoman Jackie Walorski's unfortunate demise." Her relatives and her supporter are mourning her death.

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