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Sweezey, Lyle “Bucky”

In loving memory of Lyle Sweezey who passed away on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at the age of 82. Beloved husband and soul mate for 44 years to Bernice (nee Pratz) Sweezey. Dear father of Valerie (Tom) Trudeau of Azilda, Robert (Lo) Sweezey, Laurie (Max) Brault, Derek Sweezey all of Ottawa, Michael Sweezey of Simcoe, ON and Paula Sweezey of Surrey B.C. Cherished grandfather of nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Predeceased by his parents Mina (Carl) Smith and Frederic (Lill) Sweezey as well as his sister Jackie (Bee) Labatte. Sadly missed by his nephew, cousins, brothers and sisters -in- law and friends. Lyle worked for 24 years in purchasing/warehousing at C-I-L / INCO / VALE before retiring in 1984. He enjoyed the sun, the outdoors, BBQ’s, fishing and his bi-weekly coffee meetings with his C-I-L buddies Bob, Bill, Barry and Elmer as well as spending time with his family. A special thank you to the staff at Health Sciences North 7th floor N. and I.C.U. as well as Dr. Yannick Charette for his dedicated care, patience and advice, we are most grateful. At Lyle’s request, there will be no visitation or service.

7 Condolences

  1. Dear Bernice and Derek,
    We so sorry about Lyle’s passing. Our condolences for your whole family.
    Cora, Vicki and Lisa Turcott.

    Posted by:Cora Turcott
    June 6, 2017
  2. Our deepest sympathies to Bernice kids and family Lyle will b greatly missed from your neighbors of 44 years. Thanks for the friendship of the years. From Gabe Nat Nathan and Janet-Leigh

    Posted by:Dominic Family
    June 6, 2017
  3. I want to extend my sincere condolences to Bernice and family. I am very sorry to hear of Lyle’s passing. He was always smiling and joking and I always enjoyed seeing you both at the Dowling Leisure Centre. May he rest in peace.

    Posted by:Lise LeBlanc
    June 5, 2017
  4. My sincerest condolences, Val, to you and your family. I know he will be terribly missed. Take care or yourself during this time.

    Posted by:Treana Campbell
    June 4, 2017
  5. I am very sorry for your loss of Lyle. was a very sweet man, always smiling.
    My sincere condolences Bernice and to your family.
    I have fond memories of you and Lyle, when visited your place in 1990, with dearest Ron. It was a beautiful site sitting on bench in back yard.
    The good friendship and wonderful tasks you both did for this elderly lady upstairs in my apt. building. A friend of your mom, Bernice.
    You made such an excellent pair as sharing the journey in your lives. He will surely be missed by many. Take care my dear–Luvyah

    Posted by:Claudette (Leclair) Chenier
    June 3, 2017
  6. We are so sorry to hear of Lyle’s passing. Our sincere condolences to you and your family.
    Have been thinking of you lately and can’t believe it is 44 years since you and Lyle got together Bernice. Many fond memories of you and Lyle during the years we worked together at CIL/Inco. Bonnie & Jack

    Posted by:Bonnie Violino
    June 2, 2017
  7. We are saddened to hear of Lyle’s passing. You were both great neighbors for the last 44 yrs. There will be a void on Poplar St not seeing you and Lyle walking. Bernice our prayers are with the family at this time. Lyle had some precious time with his children during the past few weeks. He will be missed by our family as Mr. Sweezey/Lyle as he wanted to be called by our children. Thanks for your friendship Lyle .R.I.P.

    Posted by:gabrielle dominic
    June 1, 2017

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