Michael Joseph Sweeney age 58 of Maynard passed away suddenly from natural causes on Monday, April 4, 2016. He was the father of Michelle Sweeney of Maynard.
Born on February 2, 1958 he was the son of the late Daniel and Beatrice (King) Sweeney and husband of the late Janet Joyce Sweeney formerly of Marstons Mills. He was predeceased in death by his siblings Maureen Blodgett, Daniel, James, Kevin and Patrick Sweeney formerly all of Acton, Paul formerly of Littleton, Robert formerly of Boxborough, Joseph formerly of Florida and Kathleen Curran formerly of Danvers.
Michael was raised in Acton and attended the Rose Hawthorne School in Concord. He graduated from Acton-Boxborough High School and then Waltham Trade School in 1977. He was employed for many years by the Fruehoff Trucking Company in Waltham as well as his brother's construction company.
Michael enjoyed playing ice hockey and cherished the daily chess matches with his father. Mike also enjoyed spending time outside enjoying nature and its surroundings.
Michael will be sadly missed by many for his kind heart, sense of humor and infectious smile.
Along with his daughter he is survived by his sister Margaret Mary Payne of Thompson, CT as well as many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
A Funeral Mass will be held Saturday May 21, 2016 at 9:00 am at St. Bridget's church One Percival St, Maynard MA, followed by Burial service at Mt. Hope Cemetery 166 Central St, Acton MA
Saturday, May 21, 2016 @ 9:00 am
St. Bridget Parish
One Percival Street
Maynard, MA 01754