FULTON, NY – Grover “Butch” Sweeting, 52, of Fulton, passed away on Tuesday, August 20, 2019, at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Syracuse, from an unexpected illness after winning the battle against cancer.
Born in Fulton, he was a son to Grover C. Sweeting Sr. and Sheron Whitney.
Butch enjoyed woodworking and video games.
He was also an avid collector of dragon figurines.
Butch will always be remembered for being such a caring and protective person.
He was predeceased by his father; and two uncles, Glenn and Art Whitney.
Surviving are his wife, Sally (Chuck Morrelli Jr.); mother, Sheron Burgess; two children, Alexia Sweeting and Laura (Eddie) Sweeney; five brothers, Jim (Michelle) Sweeting, David Sweeting, Bobby (Colleen) Burgess, Micheal Burgess and Scott Burgess; brother-in-law, John (Becky Smith) Buskey; two sisters-in-law, Cindy Hicks and Anne (David) Daily; several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be from 10 a.m. – noon on Saturday, August 24, with a funeral service to immediately follow at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay St., Fulton.
Burial will be in Ira Union Cemetery, County Route 128 (White Cemetery Road), Cato.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society https://donate3.cancer.org in Butch’s memory.
Foster Funeral Home, Inc.