Chad (Chadie Boy) Daniel Sweigert, 23

July 13, 2010
  • Chad (Chadie Boy) Daniel Sweigert, 23

OCT. 9, 1986-JULY 10, 2010

Chad (Chadie Boy) Daniel Sweigert, 23, of 650 Summit Ave., Hagerstown, Md., died Saturday, July 10, 2010, at Washington County Hospital.

Born Oct. 9, 1986, in Hagerstown, he was the son of Roger Lewis and Sheila Charleen Phetteplace Sweigert.

He served in Iraq with the U.S. Marines 2nd Marine Division, 2nd Battalion 9th Marines, Weapons Company Map-2-2, during which time he successfully led over 150 patrols.

He was employed with Sanders Cookie Jar.

In addition to his mother and father, he is survived by two brothers, Jason Robert Sweigert of Greencastle, Pa., and Jeromy Richard Sweigert of Hagerstown; maternal grandparents, Charles and Verda Phetteplace of Hagerstown; paternal grandmother, Mildred Sweigert of St. Thomas, Pa; fiancee, Courtney Rourke of Hagerstown; a niece, Alexis Sweigert; and nephew, Jacob Sweigert.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Charles Sweigert.

Funeral services will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd. The Rev. Robert V. Robinson will officiate.


Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery. Graveside military honors will be provided by Washington County AMVETS Post 10 and the Marine Corps League of Hagerstown.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour before the service.

The family requests that flowers be omitted and donations be made to Humane Society of Washington County, 13011 Maugansville Road, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Online condolences are accepted at

"God has you in his keeping. We have you in our hearts."

The Herald-Mail Articles