R. Sweeney, 81, of 231 Springhouse Road Northumberland PA passed away
Monday, May 30, 2011 at Evangelical Community Hospital in Lewisburg PA. He
was born May 9, 1930 in Berwick PA the son of the late Conwell and Emma
attended Berwick High School and served as a private in the United States
Army. He was employed as a policeman by Berwick Borough for several years.
He was a retired truck driver employed by both I.D.C. and Roadway. Mr.
Sweeney was a member of the former Rescue Fire Company in Danville PA. His
enjoyments included sports and reading western books.
preceded in death by his wife of 49 years, Darlis Ruth Cameron Sweeney. He
is survived by one son, Charles R. Sweeney, Jr. of Mauston, Wisconsin and
three daughters; Sandra L. Sweeney of Danville PA, Donna M. Wolfe of
Sunbury, PA and Debra J. Roush and her husband Charles Priest of
Northumberland PA. Also surviving are six grandchildren; Jenni Wolfe,
Tommy Wolfe, Bobbi Spencer, Brenda Graham, Steven Roush and Charlie Sweeney
and five great-grandchildren; Phaelan, Damian, Willow, Connor and Grady. He
is also survived by one brother-in-law James Hagenbuch of Danville PA and
one sister-in-law Vi Cameron of Ohio. He was preceded in death by three
brothers. Also surviving are nieces and nephews.
and burial will be private at the convenience of the family. Arrangements
are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 W Mahoning Street