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Timothy H. Sweeney

1926 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Timothy H. Sweeney Obituary
Timothy H. Sweeney

June 17, 1926 to November 8, 2017

Tim passed away peacefully November 8, 2017 in Shoreline, WA.

Tim is survived by his loving daughters Claudia and Paula, and his grandchildren Rory and Alison Voie, and his son-in-law, Arne Voie. His is also survived by his brothers, Jim (Midge), Dave (Mary Alice), and Bill (Bea); his sister Teresa Sweeney and his sisters-in-law, Janet Sweeney and Eva Sweeney, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his children Debbie and Timmy, his brothers Leo and Kevin, and his wife Dorothy Sweeney.

Tim was very proud to serve in the Navy for nearly four years. After graduating from St. Martin's College in 1950, Tim worked for Farmers Insurance for forty years until his retirement in 1991.

Tim's greatest passion in life was his love for golf. Tim and his brother Dave were caddies in their teenage years. Since his retirement, Tim was able to golf almost every day until his 90th birthday.

With very special thanks to his brother Bill who was his constant companion and supporter every day until his passing. We could not have managed without him.

Thank you to his caregivers for their wonderful care and concern and their affection for "Uncle" Bill. A sincere thank you to our family friend Rudi who was always available to lend a hand.

Tim was loved by his family and friends and will be greatly missed.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to or to the Hope Heart Institute.

A Funeral Mass will be held on Dec. 6, 2017 at 1:30pm at St. Luke's Church, 322 N 175th Street, Shoreline, WA 98133. A reception will follow at Anthony's Restaurant Banquet Room, 456 Admiral Way, Edmonds, WA 98020.

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Published in The Seattle Times on Nov. 26, 2017
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