Obituary: John Joseph ‘Jack’ Sweeney
John Joseph ‘Jack’ Sweeney, 77, Noblesville, died March 5 at Riverview Health in Noblesville. He was born Feb. 21, 1940, to John and Helen Sweeney in Detroit, Mich. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Thomas Sweeney.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Martha Moran Sweeney, children Susan Sweeney of Indianapolis, John (Susan) Sweeney of Katy, Texas, and Tom Sweeney of Westfield, granddaughters, McKenzie and Heather Sweeney and several nieces and nephews.
Jack was a graduate of Michigan State University and was a member of the Michigan Air National Guard for six years. His entire working career was spent with the Kroger Company as a manager of Distribution and Transportation. After love of family, his greatest passion was supporting the beef cattle industry. He held various offices in the Indiana Angus Association and was a mentor to many young people in their agricultural careers.
A celebration of Jack’s life will be held in June for all of Jack & Martha’s family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donations to be made to the American Diabetes Association, Indiana Office, 8604 Allisonville Rd., Suite 140, Indianapolis, IN 46250, or a charity of your choice.