Nelly K Sweeney

  • Birth unknown
  • Death 16 Nov 1942
  • Burial Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
  • Memorial ID 38522340

The Washington Post
November 18, 1942

Sweeney, Nellie K. On Monday, November 16, 1942, at her residence, 1820 New Hampshire ave., n., Nellie K. Sweeney, beloved wife of Thomas Bell Sweeney and mother of Lieut. Thomas Sweeney, U.S.N.R., and Lieut. John F. Sweeney, U.S.N.R.

Services at St. John's Episcopal Church, Lafayette Square, on Wednesday, November 18 at 3 p.m. Interment Rock Creek Cemetery.

The Washington Post
November 17, 1942

Mrs. T. B. Sweeney Funeral Rites Set Tomorrow

Funeral services for Mrs. Nelly K. Sweeney, 1520 New Hampshire Avenue Northwest, who died at her home after a lengthy illness, will be conducted at St. John's Episcopal Church at 3 p.m. tomorrow. Dr. Oliver G. Hart, Bishop coadjutor of Pennsylvania and former rector of St. John's, where Mrs. Sweeney was communicant for more than 30 years, will conduct the rites.

Surviving are the husband, Thomas Bell Sweeney; two sons Lieut. Thomas Sweeney, U.S.N.R. and Lieut. John F. Sweeney, U.S.N.R; two grandchildren, and an elder sister, Mrs. George S. Damon, Council Bluff, Iowa.

Born in Council Bluffs, Mrs. Sweeney has been a resident of the District for more than 30 years. She served for more than 20 years on the Ladies Board of Children's Hospital and during the last war was an active member of the Canteen Corps.





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  • Added: 19 Jun 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 38522340
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Nelly K Sweeney (unknown–16 Nov 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 38522340, citing Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA ; Maintained by C (contributor 46588217) .