Passed away at home, on Monday, December 23, 2013 in his 84th year. Beloved husband for 58 years to Joan Elizabeth (nee Hall) Sweeney. Loving father of Gordon Keith (Avril) Sweeney, and Heather Ruth (James) Barnes. Cherished grandfather of Shane, Alexander, Teia, Teneil, Temeeka, and predeceased by his grandson Keidon. Dear brother of Myles, Ray, Jack, Viola, and Loretta. Predeceased by his siblings Margaret, Revlin, Marie and Marion. A memorial service will take place in the MacCoubrey Funeral Home Reception Centre (30 King St. E., Cobourg – enter at east doors) on Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 11 am. Donations may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation or Community Care Northumberland. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.