Donald A. Sweet

August 5, 1934 ~ October 4, 2013

Donald A. Sweet, 79, passed away on Oct. 4, 2013, in Bend, Ore. There will not be any services at this time.

Donald was born on Aug. 5, 1934, to Rowdie and Anna Sweet in Dover, Idaho. He graduated from Crook County High School in 1952 and studied Engineering at George Fox. Donald had a long history in the engineering field and retired from Deschutes County in 1999.

Donald enjoyed hunting and camping, restoring old cars, and spending time with his family. Don loved being in the Ochoco’s. He spent a great deal of time up there hunting, camping, and getting firewood.

Donald is survived by his wife, Willie; his children Russ and Elaine Sweet, Tami Hart, Molly and John McWilliams, and Mike and Beth Sweet; grandchildren Jeremy Hart, Jennifer and Keith Whetsell , Abby Sweet, Nick Sweet, Lee and Renea Sweet, Alex and Kayla Sweet, Amberly Sweet, Tony and Stephanie McWilliams, Leslie and Robert Marcy; eleven great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter.

Donald was preceded in death by a son Charley Sweet; and his parents Rowdie and Anna Sweet.

Whispering Pines Funeral Home is in charge of these arrangements. 185 NE 4th Street Prineville, OR