Kathleen L. Sweeney

June 15, 1942April 11, 2019
Obituary of Kathleen L. Sweeney


Neill Funeral Home

Kathleen L. Sweeney of Edgewood passed away peacefully April 11, 2019 at Hershey Medical Center. Kathy was born June 15, 1942 in Pittsburgh, daughter of the late Robert and Catherine (McElligott) Gaughan. Survived by her children Tom Sweeney, Katie Gleeson wife of Ruairi, and Patt Sweeney husband of Kerry; five grandchildren Patrick Gleeson, Ronan Gleeson, Lily Gleeson, Maeve Gleeson and Marney Rand-Sweeney; five siblings Robert Gaughan, Martin Gaughan, Mary Gaughan, Susan Gaughan and Pat Russell. Prior to retirement, she was a teacher at the Woodland Hills School District for 24 years. Kathy enjoyed her grandchildren, gardening, reading and Pittsburgh sports teams. She was active in her PSEA union and the Democratic party. Memorial contributions may be made to Wilkinsburg Meals on Wheels.

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  • Kathleen Gleeson Daughter
  • Daniel Sweeney Son
  • Thomas Sweeney Son
  • Several Grandchildren

Past Services

Monday, April 08, 2019

Mass of Christian Burial

Monday, April 15, 2019