MARTHA JANE SWEET, 84, of Benton passed away Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at the Herrin Hospital.
She was born in Franklin County, IL on Feb. 29, 1936, the daughter of Charlie & Dealie (Davis) Fitzpatrick.
She married John William Sweet Sr. on April 7, 1957, and he preceded her in death on May 20, 2004.
Mrs. Sweet is survived by her:
Daughter: Marti Willis & husband Jim of Benton
Son: John William Sweet Jr. & wife Jo of Christopher
6 Grandchildren: Sean Eubanks & fiancée Maggie of Dix
Holly Queen & husband Abijah of Pinckneyville
Mat Miller & wife Sarah of Herrin
Stephanie Brace & husband Aaron of Christopher
Joni Utlaut & husband Jason of Sesser
John David Sweet & wife Jennifer of Madrid, IA
Siblings: Bob Fitzpatrick & wife Brenda
Donnie Fitzpatrick & wife Barb
Larry Fitzpatrick & wife Robin
Rose Bushue & husband Harvey
John Fitzpatrick & wife Pam
Rick Fitzpatrick & wife Mary
David Fitzpatrick & wife Andrea
3 Sisters-in-law: Rosemary Fitzpatrick
Mrs. Sweet was preceded in death by her Parents, Husband,son-Rodger, 2 infant brothers-Leonard Leroy Fitzpatrick & Arthur Lee Fitzpatrick, brothers-Bill, Jack, George, Chuck & Dennis, and by 2 sisters-Etta Lance & Monie Veal.
Memorial services will be held at a later date.
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