Mike Allan Sweaney
Oct 25, 1958 - Mar 13, 2009
Mike A. Sweaney, 50 of Riverton, died Friday afternoon, March 13, 2009, at his rural Riverton home.
According to his wishes, cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. on his favorite holiday, St. Patrick’s Day, Tuesday, March 17, at 30 Rabbit Lane, Riverton.
Mike Allan Sweaney was born on Oct. 25, 1958, in Tempe, Ariz., to Wayne Sweaney and Kay Banta.
He attended to George Washington High School in Denver and was graduated from diesel school in Denver.
He grew up moving between Idaho and Colorado with his parents. He lived in Riverton for 13 years and 10 years in Denver.
He married his wife, Nancy, on Aug. 5, 1983, in Denver.
His family said Mr. Sweaney loved to golf with his son, hunt, fish, garage saleing, working on cars, being a grandfather and a father.
He was a drywaller by trade.
Mr. Sweaney is survived by his wife, Nancy, of Casper; sons, Chris Sweaney of Denver, Jon Sweaney and wife Candace of Casper; daughter, Sarah Sweaney her companion Joe Newberry of Casper; two grandchildren, Kaydynce Sweaney and Justin Newberry; brothers, Dave Morris and Jeanne Morris of Riverton, Pat Sweaney and wife Dianne of Idaho; sisters, Kim Katz and Carol Sweaney, both of Denver, Colo.; numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice, in care of the Davis Funeral Home, 2203 West Main Street, Riverton, WY 82501.
On-line obituaries are available and condolences for the family may be made at: thedavisfuneralhome.com
Services are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.