Jerry M. Sweeney, 68

JAN. 20, 1944-NOV. 12, 2012

November 13, 2012
  • Sweeney

Jerry Maxwell Sweeney, 68, of Hagerstown, Md., and formerly of Sharpsburg, Md., passed away Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center in Hagerstown.

Born Jan. 20, 1944, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Percy Maxwell and Hazel Lorraine Snapp Sweeney.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Carla Sweeney, in 2000.

He was previously employed by Fairchild Aircraft in Hagerstown.

He was a member of Christ Reformed Church in Sharpsburg.

Survivors include daughter, Jamie Sue Sweeney of Hagerstown; son, Brian Patrick Sweeney of Hagerstown; grandsons, Brandon, whom he raised, Bradley, Justice and Ala'jah; granddaughters, Angel, Carly and Jaleea; sister, Patricia Pena of Chambersburg, Pa.; sister, Vicki Lowery of Williamsport, Md.; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one son, Douglas M. Sweeney; and one sister, Pete Hamburg.

The family will receive friends at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, from 6 to 8 p.m. The funeral home will open after 1 p.m. for the convenience of family and friends.

Funeral services will be held at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport, Friday, Nov. 16, 2012, at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Don R. Stevenson officiating. Interment will be in Mountain View Cemetery, Sharpsburg.

The family requests the omission of flowers; memorial donations may be made to Jerry M. Sweeney Memorial Fund, c/o Bulldog Federal Credit Union at any branch.

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