Conroy Funeral Home

John J. "Jeff" Sweeney



Service: 11:00am Sat. October 10th, 2020
Location: Calvary Cemetery
Sweeney, John J. “Jeff”, 59 of Springfield, passed peacefully on October 3, 2020 with his daughter by his side. He was born in Springfield on September 28, 1961 the son of Dr. James W. and Mary (Grusenmeyer) Sweeney. He worked several electrical and handyman jobs in the Springfield area, most recently maintenance at Jeffrey’s Place, where he met many special people that he cooked and baked for. Survivors include his daughter, Kaitlyn (Brian Manz) Sweeney; special granddog, Baby Girl; seven siblings, Mary Campbell, Teresa (Fred) Pitstick, Kathleen (Larry) Sowards, Joe (Brenda) Sweeney, Jim (Michelle) Sweeney, Maureen (Darwin) Murray; Colleen (Bill) Birch and many nieces, nephews and special friends. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday at Calvary Cemetery. Arrangements by CONROY FUNERAL HOME.


So sorry for your loss. Jeff could always make me laugh!!

- Carrie Powers, Monday October 12th, 2020

So sorry to read about Jeff’s passing. Deepest sympathy to the Sweeney family. Such a long time ago when we lived next to each other on High Street.

- Mary Ann Chase Davis , Sunday October 11th, 2020

Kaitlin, I am so sorry to hear of your dad's passing. I always thought he was so nice and funny. I have you and the family in my prayers.

- Carol Hatfield Weaver , Friday October 9th, 2020

So sorry for Jeff's family's loss. Remembering Jeff as a very nice easy going guy.

- Greg Skinner, Friday October 9th, 2020

Sorry Kaitlin I know how proud he was of you, I met your dad through my membership at. the Eagles he was always nice to me. My sympathy to the Sweeney family. I used to go to your dads store when it was on Lagonda Ave and I was young. I babysat for the older girls a time or two, You had nice parents.

- Clairita Bumgarner WIllmeth, Friday October 9th, 2020

My heart is sadden to see that Jeff has lost his fight to cancer. Thinking of the entire Sweeney family and his daughter Kaitlyn during this moment. Prayers to all of you in remembering the fondest times you had with Jeff.

- Colleen Sweeney, Thursday October 8th, 2020

So sorry to hear about your father. If you need anything sweetie we are here for you..My father passed couple months I know how you feel..Just know no more pain and know he is watching over you..Same as my father is watching over me..Always here if you need a hug.❤

- Tim & Sharon Staley., Wednesday October 7th, 2020

So sorry to here about Jeff passing he will definitely be missed 😢

- Jennifer Lemmons , Wednesday October 7th, 2020

Jeff will be greatly missed. I worked with him in the 90s at the cable company. I learned quite a bit from him. He was a genuine nice person. RIP my friend

- Stephen Watson, Wednesday October 7th, 2020

To Joe and Mo and the rest of the Sweeney Family....I was so sorry to hear of Jeff’s passing and so sorry for your loss. At long last his suffering is over. Thinking of you all at this time may he Rest In Peace.

- Nancy Tupper , Wednesday October 7th, 2020

RIP 🙏 My friend

- Brian Dillon , Wednesday October 7th, 2020

We are very sorry for your loss.

- Karen and John Murphy , Wednesday October 7th, 2020

Kace and Mo, Thinking of you and all of your families during this time of loss. Sending prayers and Gods blessings your way. Love and Hugs.

- Michele Roberts, Wednesday October 7th, 2020

Met your dad at timeWarner. And was always cool with me... So sorry for tour loss...

- Eric laughrey, Wednesday October 7th, 2020

RIP Jeff....so sorry for your loss of Jeff...One of the good guys. John and Sue Leep

- Sue Leep, Wednesday October 7th, 2020

Ran with Jeff a little in my teens---He was one of the Coolest guys out there.--Smooth. I have fond memories of him. So sorry---tom

- tom buell, Wednesday October 7th, 2020

I'm very sorry for your loss. Jeff was a great guy.

- Anthony Dimitroff, Wednesday October 7th, 2020

I am so sorry for your loss Kaitlyn. Please let me know if You need anything. It was so obvious how much you meant to him and how deeply he loved you. You are in my thoughts and prayers. 🙏🙏 Cathy

- Cathy Weaver, Wednesday October 7th, 2020

So very sorry for the loss of Jeff. Prayers.

- Mary Derr McAfee, Wednesday October 7th, 2020

I am so sorry for your loss. Jeff was a great neighbor when my kids where younger.

- Elaine Miller , Wednesday October 7th, 2020

Jeff was a super sweet sincere guy!!! He will be missed. Sorry for your loss. You’re in our thoughts and prayers.

- Angie and Jim Hutchins , Wednesday October 7th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Prayers to all of Jeff's family and friends. Jeff used to live next door to me on Northern Avenue a long time ago. He was a good neighbor.

- Ron Szczesny, Wednesday October 7th, 2020