Jeanne Lo Ré Sweet

08/16/2011 12:39 PM |

Greenport resident Jeanne Lo Ré Sweet died Aug. 11 at San Simeon by the Sound Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Greenport. She was 96.

Born July 14, 1915, in Brooklyn, N.Y., to Gaetano and Angela (Romano) Lo Ré, she graduated from Erasmus High School in Brooklyn in 1923 and married Lloyd C. Sweet on June 18, 1949, in Queens.

Ms. Sweet had worked for Moody’s Investors Service in New York City for five years.

She loved to cook, enjoyed fashion, made her own jewelry and loved interior design, family members said, and she kept a beautiful home.

Predeceased by her husband in 1995, she is survived by her daughter, Jeannie Sweet Bartos, and son-in-law, Michael Bartos, of Peconic.

Arrangements were handled by Coster-Heppner Funeral Home in Cutchogue. Cremation was private.

This is a paid notice.