Harry W. Sweeney Sr., 76

APRIL 22, 1936-MARCH 13, 2013

March 14, 2013
  • Sweeney

Harry Wendell Sweeney Sr., 76, of Glen Burnie, Md., passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2013.

Born Wednesday, April 22, 1936, in Washington, D.C., he was the son of the late John Horace Sweeney and the late Anna (Mondell) Sweeney Pyles.

He is survived by his sons, Harry W. Sweeney Jr. and wife, Donna, of Elkridge, Md., John R. Sweeney and wife, Barbara, of Hagerstown, Md., Timothy N. Sweeney of Hagerstown, and James N. Sweeney and wife, Mary Margaret, of Grafton, W.Va.; daughter, Carolyn L.K. Sweeney of Hagerstown; brothers, John M. Sweeney, Robert J. Sweeney and David N. Sweeney; sister, Evelyn M. Quillen; grandsons, Brian Sweeney and James Sweeney; granddaughters, Megan Sweeney, Chelsea Sweeney, Hillary Sweeney, Sara Sweeney and Kaelie Sweeney; and great-grandson, Brian Sweeney Jr.

He was preceded in death by brothers, Richard T. Sweeney and Johnny W. Pyles.

Services will be Monday, March 18, 2013, at 10 a.m. at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, with the Rev. Michael E. Seger officiating. Interment will be at Rose Hill Cemetery, Hagerstown.

The family will receive friends Sunday, March 17, 2013, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

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