Obituary: Rolande “Ro” Marie McSweeney, 77, of Milford

Rolande “Ro” Marie McSweeney, 77, of Milford and beloved wife of the late Eugene McSweeney, passed away on November 8, 2014.

Daughter of the late Henry and Irene Cyr Pelletier, she was born in Madawaska, Maine on May 27, 1937.

Rolande enjoyed visiting Mohegan Sun and took great pride in her job as a beautician.

She loved the ocean, cooking, taking trips to the casino, and doing word find puzzles, but Rolande loved spending time with her family above all.

Rolande is survived by her children Shawn McSweeney, Dawn Yost, and Eugene McSweeney (Deborah), and her grandchildren Alexis Yost, Jasmine McSweeney and Aidan McSweeney. She is also survived by her sister Charlene Smith and many loving nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband Eugene, Rolande is predeceased by her brother Real Pelletier and her sister Bernadette Dungelman.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, November 14 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Agnes Church, 400 Merwin Avenue, Milford, CT 06460. Burial will follow at St. Michaels Cemetery in Stratford, CT. Friends and family may call on Friday, November 14 from 9:30 to 10:30 at the Cody-White Funeral Home, 107 Broad St., Milford, CT 06460.

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