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Obituary: SWEETMAN, VERONICA

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Veronica SweetmanMarch 4, 1921 ~ March 16, 2014Veronica Sweetman, 93, passed away on March 16th 2014 in Salt Lake City, Utah surrounded by her loving family. She was born on March 4th 1921 in New York City, New York to John and Margaret McGarrity. Mom married the love of her life, John Sweetman on April 23, 1949 and they were happily married for 36 years. Mom was a devoted homemaker and cared for her family with much love and devotion. 'Ronnie' enjoyed spending her leisure time reading, taking her car out for a ride to do some shopping, and being with the family. Veronica is survived by her daughter Dianne Farr (Terry), and twin sons John M. Sweetman and Kenneth J. Sweetman (Djuli); six grandchildren: Michael J. (Melissa) Farr, Rebecca J.(Shaun Gonzales) Farr, Matthew S. Farr and Collin J. Farr and James and Christopher Sweetman; and two great-grandchildren Paige Richardson and Allison Farr. Mom was preceded in death by her parents, husband, sister, Anne Bazerque and brother, Vincent McGarrity and her much loved Schnauzer, Tara. The family wishes to thank all those who assisted in her care, with special thanks to Lupita Melo, Deacon Drew Petersen and Father Silva. A funeral mass will be held at The Sacred Heart Church, 946 South 200 East, Salt Lake City, Utah, on Tuesday, March 25th at 1:15 P.M. followed by an interment at Mt Olivet Cemetery, 1342 East 500 South, Salt Lake City, Utah.