Bryan D. Sweet
May 30, 1961 – July 13, 2021
Survived by wife, Nancy; sons: Shawn (Courtnay), Justin (Angie), Jeremy (Amanda), Tyler (Michelle); 10 grandchildren; mother, Cheryl Pickworth (Steve); father, Bud Sweet (Connie); sister, Shannon Zimmer (Jason); brothers, Shane (Cari) and Clint (Rachel); many other loving family and friends
Family will receive friends Friday, July 16th from 5pm to 7pm at West Center Chapel. FUNERAL: Saturday, July 17th at 10am West Center Chapel. Interment: Evergreen. Memorials may be directed to the family.
Bryan D Sweet, 60, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at the Josie Harper Hospice House in Omaha after brief battle with cancer. He was born on May 30th, 1961, in Fremont, NE to Dennis “Bud” Sweet and Cheryl (Bjornberg) Pickworth. He was a 1979 graduate of Mead High School.
In 1997, he met the love of his life, Nancy Kadavy Roberts. They made their home in Omaha in 1999, later getting married July 31, 2004, in Chicago, IL. Bryan was a proud and dedicated Farmers Insurance Agent since 1996. Bryan’s pride and joy were his 10 grandchildren, never missing ball games, birthdays, or any other special event in their lives. They brought him true happiness. Bryan will be remembered for his teasing jokes, his unfailing work ethic, his generous smile, his willingness to help everyone and anyone, his uncanny ability to fix or build anything and his love for music and muscle cars of all eras.
His memory will be cherished and kept alive by his loving wife, Nancy; children: Shawn (Courtnay), Justin (Angie), Jeremy (Amanda), and Tyler (Michelle); 10 grandchildren; mother, Cheryl Pickworth (Steve); father, Bud Sweet (Connie); sister, Shannon Zimmer (Jason); brothers, Shane (Cari), and Clint (Rachel), stepbrothers: Scott Pickworth (Cindy), Shannon Pickworth (Cindy) Lance Rankin (Becky); stepsister Stacy Luetkenhaus (Mike). Bryan is preceded in death by his grandparents; mother and father-in-law; nephew, Sammy; stepsister, Lori Wonderlich; and many other family and friends.