Robert G. Sweet
Robert G. Sweet, age 71, formerly of Bloomingdale, N.Y., and currently of Plattsburgh, died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, at his home.
Born in Saranac Lake, N.Y., on June 3, 1948, he was the son of George and Arline (Manning) Sweet. Robert married Shirley I. Cook on April 1, 1973, in Schenectady, N.Y. Shirley predeceased him in 2012.
Robert drove taxi for many years in Lake Placid and Saranac Lake. He has been a resident of Plattsburgh for the last 7 years.
He is survived by one son, Steven Sweet of Saranac Lake, his mother, Arline Sweet of Plattsburgh, one brother, Paul Sweet of Plattsburgh, one sister, Melissa Boucher of Plattsburgh and several grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, one brother, Harold Cook Jr. and one sister, Phyllis Seeley.
Calling hours will take place at the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home on Monday, Sept. 16, 2019, from 12 to 2 p.m. A funeral service will immediately follow at the funeral home at 2 p.m. with Rev. Harold Clark officiating. Burial will take place in Brookside Cemetery in Bloomingdale.
Friends wishing to remember Robert G. Sweet may make memorial contributions to the family of Robert Sweet in care of the funeral home. Family and friends can also share their memories and sign the online guestbook at
Published on September 13, 2019


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Melissa Boucher
Sep 14, 2019
Bobbie we will always remember u and i love u very much i didnt come see u much but i was always there if u needed anything