Roselyn O. Sweet, age 81, of Mayfield, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Nathan Littauer Hospital Nursing Home surrounded by her loving family.
She was born on June 20, 1932, in Gloversville, the daughter of the late Rosco Stuart and Mary Sinclair Stuart.
Mrs. Sweet was a glove maker who crafted from her home. She was a member of the Perth Bible Church.
She is survived by seven sons, Robert A. (Esther) Sweet, Richard M. (Barbara) Sweet, Jeffrey L. Sweet, Christopher O. Sweet, Robert C. (Lisa) Sweet Jr., Mickey M. (Melissa) Sweet and Chad A. (Janet) Sweet; six daughters, Faith (Dale) Potter, Crystal H. Sweet, Lucille Warner and her companion Gary, Julie R. Dutcher and her companion Dave, Mona L. Sweet and her companion Vern and Bonita L. (Ron) Huble; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Robert C. Sweet Sr., whom she married on April 30, 1950, and he passed away on April 5, 1980; one son, Timothy R. Sweet; and one daughter, Theresa M. Allen.
Funeral services will be conducted at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 21, at Perth Bible Church, 1863 County Highway 107, Amsterdam.
Visitation for family and friends will be on Friday prior to the services from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the church.
Spring interment will be in Mayfield Union Rural Cemetery.
Contributions in Roselyn's memory may be made to the Nathan Littauer Foundation, 99 East State Street, Gloversville, New York 12078.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the A.G. Cole Funeral Home Inc., 215 E. Main Street, Johnstown.
Condolences to the family may be made online by visiting our website at www.agcolefuneralhome.com.