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Deaths for the week of July 27, 2018

Obituaries are supported by a generous grant from Sinai Memorial Chapel.

Gary L. Sweet, born in Madison, Wisconsin, passed away June 29, 2018, at age 81, with his wife of 39 years, Rose Heide, by his side.

He graduated from the University of Wisconsin, where he also received his JD degree, practicing law in Northern California for almost 40 years. Living in San Francisco, he was an avid Giants fan and usher for many years. He also loved traveling, fly-fishing, playing poker and jazz music.

Gary is survived by children Natalie Sweet (Al Asunción), Tova Sweet and Aaron Sweet (Monica); grandchildren Renee, Bella, Anthony and Keira; as well as brothers Steve and Howard. Sons David and Jay preceded him in death.

Donations may be made to California Pacific Medical Center Foundation, Kidney Transplant, 2015 Steiner St., San Francisco, CA 94115.