Doris M. (Holmes) Sweetman
March 10, 2012

Doris M. (Holmes) Sweetman, of Quincy Passed away on Saturday, March 10 at Quincy Medical Center. She was 85 years old. She was the beloved wife of the late Walter Sweetman.

Born in Provincetown, MA on July 22, 1926, she was the loving daughter of the late Lewis and Anna (Stewart) Holmes. She was a graduate of North Quincy High School Class of 1946.

Mrs. Sweetman worked as a Tax Analyst in the Payroll Department of John Hancock in Boston for over 50 years. She was a long time member of the Wollaston Congregational Church and a member of the K Club at St. Brendan's Church in Dorchester. She enjoyed bowling, bingo, trips to Foxwoods, traveling, holidays with her family and her neighbors at 1000 Southern Artery. A very kind and gentle woman, her constant smile will be sorely missed.

Mrs. Sweetman was the loving Aunt of Kathleen Prakop of Weymouth, Patricia D. O'Neill of Norwell and John S. Holmes of Milton, New Hampshire. She was the dear sister of the late Helen Marinella and Stuart P. Holmes and is also survived by several Great nieces and nephews.

A Funeral Service will be held at the Bolea-Buonfiglio Funeral Home, 116 Franklin Street, Quincy on Wednesday March 14 at 10am. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday from 4-7pm. Interment in Pine Hill Cemetery.


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