82, Bradenton, died November 26, 2016. Born in Paterson, NJ he moved to Bradenton in 1988 from Brandon, FL. A Veteran of the USMC during Korea, he attended Ss Peter & Paul the Apostles Catholic Church and was a member of American Legion Kirby Stewart Post 24. Predeceased by parents, Thomas J. and Jean (Hirsh) Sweeney; survived by wife, Patti of Bradenton, FL; sons, Terence (Christina) Fullerton of Mystic, CT, Stephen Fullerton of Palmetto, FL, Patrick Fullerton of Palmetto, FL and Sean (Samantha) Sweeney of Bradenton, FL; daughters, Lori (Vincent) Velez of Evans, GA and Susan Schafer of Port St. Lucie, FL; sister, Jean Hanley of PA; 9 grandchildren and 1 great granddaughter. Graveside Services with Military Honors will be at Sarasota National Cemetery at a later date. Brown & Sons Funeral Homes & Crematory 43rd Street Chapel is in charge of arrangements. Memorial donations may be made to the
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Published in The Bradenton Herald on Nov. 30, 2016