Lee "Pete" Sweely - 62
7/14/1952 - 4/30/2015
Lee M. “Pete” Sweely Jr. age 62 of Clinton passed away Thursday, April 30th, 2015 at the University of Iowa Hospitals. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Monday, May 4, 2015 at the Pape Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 12:00 noon until the service time Monday at the funeral home. Following the services cremation rites will be accorded.
Lee was born in Moline, IL on July 14, 1952, the son of Lee Sr. and Viola (Warfield) Sweely. He married Jody Webb on May 2, 1980 in Clinton. Lee worked as a lab tech at ADM for 32 years before retiring in 2010. He enjoyed spending time with his family, gardening, fishing, hunting and wood working.
Lee is survived by his wife Jody, three children; Corey (Jennifer) Sweely of Camanche, Lindsay Alexander of Jefferson, WI and Jeremy (Leah) Sweely of Clinton, 12 grandchildren; Mitchell, Ashlee, Damian, Kaitlyn, Alexis, Elyssa, Jonah, Jaycee, Clayton, Carson, Brianna and Barin, three sisters; Bonnie Casey of Fulton, Shirley King of Wells, NV and Becky (Jerry) Barton of Davenport, many nieces and nephews and a great-great nephew. He was preceded in death by his parents, a son Christopher in 2012 and a brother Robert.
Visitation will be from 12:00 noon until the service time Monday at the funeral home.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Monday, May 4, 2015 at the Pape Funeral Home.View Lee "Pete" Sweely's Guestbook