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Weigel Funeral Home ~ Swanton
Friday June 25th, 2021
4:00pm - 8:00pm

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Mass of Christian Burial

St. Richard Catholic Church
Saturday June 26th, 2021

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Thomas G. Sweeney

Thomas G. Sweeney, a charter member of the Swanton Lions Club, age 85, of Monclova, Ohio, passed away Friday morning, June 18, 2021 at St. Luke's Hospital. Tom was born December 19, 1935 in Toledo, Ohio to Leo and Clara (Schultz) Sweeney. He was a graduate of Waite High School and married Dolores Toska on November 25, 1955.

Tom worked 30 years for Jeep, and was a member of UAW Local 12. He was a very active member of the Swanton Lions Club and played a huge role participating in local events within the community. He was also a member of St. Richard Catholic Parish, and volunteered many hours at the school and even played the role of Santa Claus at Christmastime. Tom loved model trains, working puzzles and his sheepdog, Ezzy. He was known as an exceptional carpenter and could fix practically anything. Tom also found enjoyment collecting anything Coca-Cola.

Tom is survived by his beloved wife of 65 years, Dolores, his children, Marcia Young, David T. Sweeney and Lisa (Matt) Holtz; grandchildren, Sarah, Brian, Kevin, Wesley, Michael (Samantha), Liz and Josh; 7 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Betty Sweeney; as well as several nieces and nephews.

Tom was preceded in death by his parents, Leo and Clara and brothers, Ray and Bob Sweeney.

Visitation will be held Friday, June 25th from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home in Swanton. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, June 26th at 1:00 p.m. at St. Richard Catholic Church, with Fr. Eric Culler presiding. Interment will follow at St. Richard's Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Richard Catholic Church, 333 Brookside Dr., Swanton, OH 43558 or the Swanton Lions Club, 6233 County Road 2, Swanton, OH 43558.

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A candle was lit in memory of Thomas Sweeney

Jeannie Niles Jun 25 2021 8:25 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Thomas Sweeney

Rick Alspach Jun 25 2021 10:12 AM

So sorry for your loss prayers to u and your family

Rick Alspach Jun 25 2021 10:12 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Thomas Sweeney

Wesley Young Jun 25 2021 8:16 AM

Marcia,, so sorry to hear of your dad's passing. He was a wonderful man! Hugs and prayers for you and your family.

Brenda Amos Jun 25 2021 8:14 AM

I am so sorry for the loss of your dad. You know he was a very good man. It has been many years since I seen him last, but I know he was everything to you. May God Bless you and your Family.

Mary Jo Dias Jun 25 2021 2:08 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Thomas Sweeney

Robin Powell Jun 22 2021 5:02 AM

So very sorry to hear of his passing. He was a wonderful man and I have many good childhood memories of time spent with him.

Lisa (Lau) Clark Jun 20 2021 11:00 PM

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