In memory of
Mary Sweeney
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In memory of
Mary Sweeney
Mary A. Sweeney Trailblazer, family matriarch, retired assistant superintendent Mary A. Sweeney, 98, of Red Bank, N.J., formerly of Elmwood Park and Stockholm, N.J., passed away on Jan. 22, 2019. She was the widow of Bernard (Ben) T. Sweeney, the love of her life, and the beloved matriarch of a family of six children, 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. She was born in Manhattan to Patrick J. and Catherine T. Kenneally. Mary was a kind and gentle woman with a wonderful sense of humor, whose strength and positive outlook inspired all who knew her. She was also a trailblazer. Balancing family, work, and part-time studies, Mary earned bachelor's and master's degrees at William Paterson University. She retired as assistant superintendent for business in the Wanaque, N.J., school district and was previously bursar of Paterson Catholic High School. Mary is survived by her children, Catherine of Monmouth Beach and New York City, Bernard T. (Donna) of North Ridgeville, Ohio, Jane (Andre) of Lambertville, N.J., Neal (Mary) of Atlanta, Georgia, and Martin (Lisa) of New York City; her grandchildren and great-grandchildren; her brother-in-law, James Sweeney of Avon, N.J., and legions of cousins, nieces, and nephews. She was predeceased by her daughter, Mary P. Johnson, and by her siblings, Catherine T. (the late Patrick) Callahan, Joseph (Jean) Kenneally and Margaret P. Kenneally. A private Mass was held and the family plans a celebration of Mary's life this summer. Donations to the Mary A. Sweeney Scholarship Fund to assist mature, part-time students may be made payable to William Paterson University noting Mary A. Sweeney Scholarship on the check and mailed to: Office of Alumni Relations, 42 Harmon Place, North Haledon, NJ 07508. The John E. Day Funeral Home in Red Bank, N.J., made the arrangements.
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In memory of
Mary Sweeney
Mary A. Sweeney Trailblazer, family matriarch, retired assistant superintendent Mary A. Sweeney, 98, of Red Bank, N.J., formerly of Elmwood Park and Stockholm, N.J., passed away on Jan. 22, 2019. She was the widow of Bernard (Ben) T. Sweeney, the love of her life, and the beloved matriarch of a family of six children, 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. She was born in Manhattan to Patrick J. and Catherine T. Kenneally. Mary was a kind and gentle woman with a wonderful sense of humor, whose strength and positive outlook inspired all who knew her. She was also a trailblazer. Balancing family, work, and part-time studies, Mary earned bachelor's and master's degrees at William Paterson University. She retired as assistant superintendent for business in the Wanaque, N.J., school district and was previously bursar of Paterson Catholic High School. Mary is survived by her children, Catherine of Monmouth Beach and New York City, Bernard T. (Donna) of North Ridgeville, Ohio, Jane (Andre) of Lambertville, N.J., Neal (Mary) of Atlanta, Georgia, and Martin (Lisa) of New York City; her grandchildren and great-grandchildren; her brother-in-law, James Sweeney of Avon, N.J., and legions of cousins, nieces, and nephews. She was predeceased by her daughter, Mary P. Johnson, and by her siblings, Catherine T. (the late Patrick) Callahan, Joseph (Jean) Kenneally and Margaret P. Kenneally. A private Mass was held and the family plans a celebration of Mary's life this summer. Donations to the Mary A. Sweeney Scholarship Fund to assist mature, part-time students may be made payable to William Paterson University noting Mary A. Sweeney Scholarship on the check and mailed to: Office of Alumni Relations, 42 Harmon Place, North Haledon, NJ 07508. The John E. Day Funeral Home in Red Bank, N.J., made the arrangements.
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A lovely way to say, "farewell," this bright, beautiful arrangement expresses your sympathy with color, texture and floral artistry, while comforting grieving friends and family. This handcrafted bouquet is handcrafted by a local FTD florist and makes a vibrant statement with hot pink roses, pink and fuchsia carnations, purple stock, green spider chrysanthemums, mini-hydrangea and hypericum berries all accented with sword fern and salal in a low rectangle container of silvery metallic plastic. Deluxe bouquet is approximately 21"H x 20"W.

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A lovely way to say, "farewell," this bright, beautiful arrangement expresses your sympathy with color, texture and floral artistry, while comforting grieving friends and family. This handcrafted bouquet is handcrafted by a local FTD florist and makes a vibrant statement with hot pink roses, pink and fuchsia carnations, purple stock, green spider chrysanthemums, mini-hydrangea and hypericum berries all accented with sword fern and salal in a low rectangle container of silvery metallic plastic. Premium bouquet is approximately 22"H x 21"W.

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