Wesley ‘Wes’ Sweigart, 81, self-employed general contractor, enjoyed golfing, fishing

By on November 29, 2017

Wesley “Wes” Sweigart, 81, Denver, died Nov. 25, 2017, at Mount Joy Hospice Center.

Born in Reamstown, a son of the late Leroy L. and Lillian L. (Huyard) Sweigart, he was the husband of Hazel V. (Weinhold) Sweigart. They would have celebrated their 62nd anniversary Dec. 3.

A member of Peace UCC, Denver, he was a self-employed general contractor, and worked earlier for M.E. Gerhart & Sons. A member of Galen Hall and Manor Country Clubs, Wes was an avid golfer who won several tournaments. He also enjoyed fishing.

Also surviving are his daughters: Elaine (Barry) Baker, Reinholds; and Lorraine (Paul) Kauffman, Glen Mills; grandchildren: Briana Meckley, Adam Balmer, Andrew Kauffman, and Heather Houston; great-grandchildren: Brooke, Brant, and Finn; sister: Helen Martin, Stevens; and brother: William (Cheryl Fasnacht) Sweigart, Reamstown,

He was preceded in death by his brothers: Lester and Clayton.

Funeral services will be Thursday, Nov. 30, at 10 a.m. from Good Funeral Home, Reamstown, with Chaplain Nilda Roman officiating. Burial will follow in Muddy Creek Cemetery, Swartzville. The viewing will be Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m., and prior to the service Thursday.

Rather than flowers, consider contributions to Hospice & Community Care, Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604.

Good Funeral Home, Reamstown, handled the arrangements. Condolences may be offered at goodfuneral.com.

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