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    Oct 10, 2020, 3:00 PM US/Pacific

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Morgan Alise James

Paul Wayne Sweeney

December 08, 1946 - September 26, 2020

We created a GatheringUs memorial to celebrate the life of Paul Wayne Sweeney. Collecting your stories and memories here will offer us great comfort. Thank you for contributing to this lasting memorial. Paul's final resting place will be at Holy Sepulcher Cemetary in Orange, CA and you can visit any time...  see more

"Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened."  Beloved Husband. Grandpa. Uncle. Friend. Proud Navy Veteran.  Paul was a light in the lives of everyone he knew. On any given day, you could find Paul chatting up the bagging clerk during a trip to the grocery store, politely making small talk with a telemarketer over the phone, or discussing political and economic structures with bus drivers across Europe.  Paul loved...  see more
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  • Jim Fredrick
    I met Paul through my brother Ted Fredrick. Along with Dave Merchant, the Ritter Brothers and many other great guys, I was invited to join their merry group at their annual week at the Colorado River. Every summer, we waterskied, drank beer, played back...  more
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  • Morgan Alise James
    Posting this link to an amazing card from the Dick Sweeney Family...
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  • karen swanson
    The world would be a more pleasant place with more guys like Paul.
  • Todd Brandtman
    Here are a few memories we are sharing from our family get togethers. As has been said before, Paul was always fun to be around. He always seemed to find humor in every situation and always got you laughing. His demeanor seemed to bring out the best in...  more
  • Todd Brandtman
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  • Dave Brandtman
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  • Dave Brandtman
    In the final hours and after his passing breath, those of us gathered told our stories about Paul and how much he touched people’s lives with his cheerful wit and generous spirit. “Everybody loves Paul,” is the phrase that became the tag line for...  more
  • Karlye Guerra
    Uncle Paul is the one of the funniest people I have ever met. From when I was born to me now being 18, he always makes me laugh the hardest when I see him. He always had his corny jokes and even his laugh by itself brought joy upon me. My favorite...  more
  • Shannon Acedo
    Uncle Paul was the spark plug for any family gathering that was lucky to get him. When the (George) Sweeney kids got the exciting thrill of having Uncle Paul stop by while on leave from the Navy (sailor suit and all!) what comes to mind is how happy he...  more