Sweeney Jerry R. Sweeney, age 71, of Galena, passed away at home surrounded by loved ones on Friday, May 30, 2014 after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. A kind and generous man, Jerry was always willing to lend a helping hand. He spent his life working hard and doing for others. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Linda (Milam); daughter, Lisa Michelle Geddis (Charles "Rob"); son, Brian N. Sweeney (Adrian Morejon); grandsons, Chase and Christopher Geddis; and brother, Don Sweeney. Born in Pax, WV, Jerry was preceded in death by his father Raymond Joe Sweeney; mother Marlene Sweeney Amick (Wikel); and brother, Barry Sweeney. Visitation 11 a.m. and 12 Noon Memorial Service Monday, June 2, 2014 at HILL FUNERAL HOME, 220 S. State Street, Westerville, Ohio. In lieu of flowers, Jerry's wish was for donations to be made to Mount Carmel Hospice and Palliative Care (www.mountcarmelhealth.com/hospice).
Hill Funeral Home
220 South State Street Westerville, OH 43081
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on May 31, 2014