Sue LaSalle Sweet, 58, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family after her long battle with cancer.
Born August 10, 1954 of the late Hilda Howes LaSalle and Edward LaSalle, she attended Indian River schools, graduating in 1973. Sue worked at Dunkin Donuts in Watertown, where she met her husband, Charles; Northland Electric for 17 years and for 23 years at the Dept. of Soc Services as a social worker, retiring in 2013 because of her illness.
On May 26, 1973 she married Charles Sweet in Watertown, NY.
Sue loved riding the Harley Davidson with her husband more than anything. She also enjoyed watching Joyce Meyer and spending time with her family, especially her grandkids. She was a Member of Stonecroft Ministry and the Nazarene Church, Watertown, where she was active as a Sunday school teacher, worked in the childrens ministry, vacation bible school and missionary work receiving the Dedicated Service Award in 2010.
She is survived by the love of her life, Charles Sweet, husband of 40 years; three daughters, Vickie (Ronald) John, Land O Lakes, FL; Tracey Sweet and her fiance Thomas Horning, Watertown and Charyl (Adam) Reff, Dexter; 14 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren; her mother in law, Laura Sweet, Watertown; Sisters: Francis (Tom) Green, Edinburgh, TX, Hilda LaSalle,Whitefield NH, Kay (James) Robarge, Auburndale, FL, Linda (Donald) Amell, Watertown; a brother, Milton (Jeanetta) LaSalle, Watertown, as well as her brothers-in-law, sister-in-law and many nieces and nephews who loved her very much.
She was predeceased by her parents Hilda and Edward LaSalle as well as a brother, Jerold Hamilton.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to Jefferson County Hospice, 1398 Gotham St. Watertown, NY 13601.
Arrangements are with Cleveland Funeral Home, Inc., Watertown, NY.