Obituary of Terry Sweeney
Ilion, St. Albins, VT.
Terrance John (Terry) Sweeney, 73, passed away Saturday June 15, 2019 after e courageous battle with lung cancer. Terry was born in Ilion on July 21, 1945 the son of the late John and Arletta (Armstrong) Sweeney.
Terry was a graduate of Ilion High School in 1964 and attended the University of Houston on an Athletic Scholarship, He served in the US Army both here and in Germany. Terry traveled exrensively as a field representitive and Technical writer for G.E.-Lockheed Martin.
Terry is survived by his sons, Kenneth and his wife Robin of Georgia, Kevin and his wife Wendy of Charlotte, as well as six grandchildren and one great grand child. He is also survived by his brothers Kenneth and John Jr. and his wife Sandra and his sister Deborah Tennent all of New York. Terry is also survived by Geri Anderson, his girlfriend for the past three years, also playng a large role in Terry and his childrens lives is thier mother Christine Sweeney.
A memorial visitation and service will be held on Saturday July 13 from noon to 2 pm at the Whiter-Hendrix Funeral Home, Inc., 100 Otsego St., Ilion with Pastor John Partrice officiating, Interment will take place in the Armory Hill Cemetery.
To leave an online condolance please go to www,whire-hendrix.com.
Memorial Visitation and service
The Whiter Funeral Company was started in 1893 by H.A. Whiter and was originally located in Forestport, NY. Following a fire in Forestport our family relocated in Ilion, and reopened the funeral home, in the early 1900's.
100 Otsego Street
Ilion, NY 13357
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