Robert J. Sweeney, 83 of Williamsport, Pa., died on Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, at the Williamsport Regional Medical Center.
He was born on Jan. 21, 1930, in Philadelphia and was the son of John and Elizabeth Sweeney.
Robert served his country during the Korean War as a Sgt. First Class in the U.S. Army. He was a graduate of Rutgers University with a degree in business administration and retired from the Williamsport Hospital where he served as vice president. He was a member of the Civil Air Patrol in Williamsport and a member of St. Boniface Catholic Church.
Robert J. Sweeney
Robert is survived by a daughter, Karen Gates of Haddonfield, N.J.; Sean M. Sweeney of Moorestown, N.J.; and the late Colleen Frey; beloved grandfather of Branson, Kevyn, Fletcher and Connor.
His memorial service will be held privately at the convenience of his family.
Memorial donations in Robert's name may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1420 Susquehanna Trail, Selinsgrove, Pa. Kaufman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., Williamsport.