Gerard Joseph Sweeney, 58, of New Milford, died June 13.

He was born Feb. 20, 1955, to the late Jacqueline and Francis Sweeney, of Redding.

He was an ASE certified master technician who worked in Easton and Danbury, and owned his own business in New Milford. He was employed at Home Depot in Danbury.

He was an avid bowler and New York Jets fan.

He is survived by his sons, Patrick, Dennis and Ryan; his son's mother, Barbara; two daughters-in-law, Jeannie and Maya; two granddaughters, Taylor and Jocelyn; two grandsons, Donovan and Lucas; a sister, Sharon; four brothers, Kevin, Francis, Terry and Tom; his extended family, the McSherrys, of Redding; and his friend, Al Smith, and his family.

Colonial Funeral Home in New Milford was in charge of the arrangements.