Donald Lee Sweeney of Lincoln passed peacefully on January 25, 2021. Don was born in Meadville, Pennsylvania on May 28, 1941. He served honorably in the U.S. Air Force from 1961 to 1965, which provided him the opportunity to travel the world. While working in Thailand, Don met his beloved, Anne, and they were joined in marriage on June 21, 1967. Don retired from Steris Corp. in 2007 after 36 years as a service technician.
Don is survived by his Wife, Rachanie “Anne” Sweeney; Son, Daniel (Christina) Sweeney; Daughter, Nancy Sweeney; Grandchildren, Madeline (Alex) Genbauffe, Andrew Sweeney, Aiden Sweeney, and Adam Sweeney; and Brothers, Jack (Nancy) Sweeney, and David Sweeney. He is preceded in death by his Parents, Wilson Sweeney and Ruth Sweeney.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to JDRF at https://www.jdrf.org/donate/ or Food Bank of Lincoln at https://www.lincolnfoodbank.org/donate/.
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