Richard Sweeney


January 26, 1941 - June 16, 2020


Richard Sweeney, 79, of Sioux Falls, SD formerly of Emery, SD passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at Avera Prince of Peace in Sioux Falls. Graveside services will be 11:00 AM Saturday, June 27, 2020 at Emery Community Cemetery.

Richard Sweeney was born on January 26, 1941 to Hugh and Edith Sweeney in Chamberlain, SD.

Richard is survived by his daughters, Dawn Steele and Sondra (Karl) Titze; 5 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild; brothers, Merlin (Vivian) Sweeney, Bob (Emelda) Sweeney; sisters, Mary (Jim) Van Sickle and Dorothy Nelson.

He is preceded in death by his parents, and brothers, John and Donald Sweeney.


None Scheduled


Saturday, June 27, 2020
11:00 AM
Graveside Service:
Emery Community Cemetery
Emery, SD


Emery Community Cemetery
Emery, SD

Posted by Mary Richter on June 24, 2020
So sorry for ur loss! May he rest in peace!!
Posted by Roger Richter on June 24, 2020
Our thoughts and prayers are with your family many good memories
Posted by Lynne Reuter on June 21, 2020
Dorothy and family—I was really sad to read this. I loved talking with Rich. My sympathies to all of you.
Posted by Sherry Ruff on June 18, 2020
So sorry for the loss in your family. I hope that the great memories of Richard will comfort you during the hard days.
Posted by Cindy strasser on June 18, 2020
My deepest sympathy for the loss of your brother and father.
Posted by Dorothy Lindblom on June 18, 2020
I am so sad about the loss of your father. I’ll be praying for your family. Love you.
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