Lynne P. (McGuinness) SweetNovember 25, 1942 ~ April 10, 2017 (age 74)
LYNNE, P. SWEET (McGUINNESS), 74, of North Providence, passed away Monday, April 10, 2017 at Miriam Hospital. She was the beloved wife of the late Bradford Sweet. Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late J. Stephen and Madeline (Davey) McGuinness.
Lynne worked in the human resources department at Uvex Corporation for over 20 years. She was a graduate of St. Teresa’s High School Class of 1960. A devoted wife, mother and grandmother, she loved spending time with her family. She was an Elvis Presley fan and enjoyed her visits to the casino.
She is survived by her three daughters, Lori-Ann Madonna and her husband Joseph, Sherrilyn M. Finnegan and her husband Daniel, and Wendy L. Matchett and her husband Brian; two sons, Michael P. Rioles and his wife Jill and Anthony V. Rioles and his wife Andrea; a step-son, Nathan B. Sweet; a step-daughter, Julie Ann White; a sister, Joyce Reilly, 10 grandchildren, 6 step-grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. She was the mother of the late Jamie Rioles and sister of the late J. Stephen McGuinness, Jr.
Visitation will be held on Thursday April 13, 2017 from 4-7 pm, with a Prayer Service at 6 pm in the Maceroni Funeral Home, 1381 Smith St., North Providence. Burial will be private. Donations in Lynne’s memory may be made to The American Heart Association, One State St., Suite 200, Providence, RI 02908.