Kraeer-Fairchild Funeral Home and Cremation Center

4061 North Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, FL


James Edmund MCSWEENEY

January 31, 1928September 10, 2019

Dr. James E. McSweeney, Sr. died Tuesday, September 10th, at 8:05am. James was born in Brookyn, N.Y., January 31, 1928. Attended Brooklyn College, and later received a Doctorate in Dental Surgery from New York University and served in the Armed Forces. James entered private practice in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. in the late 1950's, and raised a family with his wife Mary Jane, with their three children, Mary Lou, James, Jr., and Kevin. James is survived by his daughter, Mary Lou McSweeney-Wilson, and husband, Michael Wilson, from Reno, Nevada. James is also survived by his son Dr. James E McSweeney, Jr and wife Vivia, with his grandchildren, Lauren, Kirsten, James III, and Savannah McSweeney.

Services will be held at Assumption Church, Pompano Beach, Friday, Sept. 13, 2019 at 10:30 am. It is the family's wishes, in lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Assumption Church Fund.


  • Mary Lou & Michael McSweeney-Wilson, Daughter and Son-in-law
  • Dr. James E. and Vivia McSweeney, Son and Daughter-in-law
  • Mary Jane McSweeney, Spouse (deceased)
  • Grandchildren:
    Lauren, Kirsten, James III and Savannah McSweeney.

  • Assumption Catholic Church Fund


  • Mass of Christian Burial Friday, September 13, 2019
  • Committal Service Friday, September 13, 2019

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