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Ruth Katherine Riley Sweeney
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Birth: Nov. 27, 1925
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 2002
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA

Ruth K. (Riley) Sweeney. Devoted wife of the late Edward B. Sweeney Sr. Beloved mother of Katherine Ronan, Helen Marie Hollien, Timothy, Edward Sweeney Jr., Maureen Gould and the late Kevin Michael Sweeney Sr. Grammy of thirteen grandchildren(one deceased Kevin Michael Jr.) and many great grandchildren. Was very active in politics. Loved football and hockey but her greatest passion and hobbies were her grandchildren. She lived in Charlestown, Mass. from 1962 til 1999 when due to illness moved to her daughter Helen Marie Holliens house in Winthrop Mass. where she resided until her death at Mass. General Hospital in Boston. She went quite knowingly and peacfully with all her children and grandchildren at her side. 
 
Burial:
Holy Cross Cemetery and Mausoleum
Malden
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: 24 North Maple Ave. grave 42W.
 
Created by: DENIS RONAN
Record added: Dec 12, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 7008809
Ruth Katherine <i>Riley</i> Sweeney
Added by: DENIS RONAN
 
Ruth Katherine <i>Riley</i> Sweeney
Added by: DENIS RONAN
 
Ruth Katherine <i>Riley</i> Sweeney
Added by: DENIS RONAN
 
 
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Hi ma, Sorry I am a day late but you know what they say better late than never. It has been 8 years now and it seems just like yesterday. Christmas is about two weeks away and I know how much you liked that particular holiday. Gotta go now and I will try ...(Read more)
- Denis and Kathy
 Added: Dec. 8, 2010
Hi ma, I am so sorry for not keeping up with my writing to you. First let me say Happy Mothers Day which I forgot to do and tell you how much I miss you and think of you everyday. I just wrote to dad so the two most important people in my life have been w...(Read more)
- Kathy
 Added: Jun. 9, 2010
Hi ma, Just wrote to dad and Kevin to wish them a belated Merry Christmas 2009 and I am doing the same for you. It has been 8 years since your last xmas but in my heart it was 2 days ago. Love you always your oldest daughter,
- Kathy
 Added: Dec. 27, 2009
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