Of Woodbury died Sunday January 5 at Underwood-Memorial Hospital. Age 97.
She was born in Bridgeport and at one time resided in Thorofare before moving to Woodbury fifty years ago.
Mrs. Sweeten was a member of the First Baptist Church of Woodbury for many years.
She was the wife of the late Edwin F. Sweeten formerly of Sweeten's Flower Shop Woodbury where she worked by his side for many years.
Mrs. Sweeten is survived by two sons Leonard R. and wife Claire of Mt. Royal; E. Robert and wife Dorothea of Palm City Florida; two daughters Lucille S. Sgorlon and husband Lindy of Wenonah; and Helen S. Huesser and husband Robert of Woodbury; fifteen grandchildren thirty-one great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
The funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday from the First Baptist Church 544 N. Broad St. Woodbury where friends may call after 9:00 AM until the service time. Burial will be in Eglington Cemetery Clarksboro. Memorial donations may be made to the church. Arrangements by WAGNER FUNERAL HOME Woodbury.
Published in Courier-Post on Jan. 7, 2003