Edward J. Sweet Jr.

Edward J. Sweet Jr.

On Thursday, June 19, 2014, Edward J. Sweet Jr. of Cumberland departed this life; he was born on July 3, 1933, in Warwick, R.I. He is predeceased by his daughter, Shanon Lee Culpan, and son, Russell Sweet. Ed was a 20-year employee of CCL Manufacturing in Cumberland, was a U.S. Army veteran, and a Teamsters union member.

Affectionately known as Papa Ed, he leaves fond memories of camping adventures, fishing trips, fabulous dinners, and clever inventions. His contagious laugh and gentle spirit will always be remembered by family and friends.

A celebration of life service was held at the Altar in the Sky atop Loon Mountain in Lincoln, N.H.