Carol Katherine Sweeney, age 84, of Fargo, North Dakota died on Sunday, April 15, 2018 at Bethany Retirement Living, Fargo. Carol Shea was born on March 1, 1934 at Sheldon, North Dakota to Matthew and Hattie (Peterson) Shea. Upon graduation from Sheldon high school, she attended Interstate Business College in Fargo, North Dakota. She was employed by the O’Day Equipment Co of Fargo, Supervised Study and the Soils Dept. at NDSU, Fargo until 1992. She married Michael D. Sweeney on August 30, 1958 at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Fargo. Michael died January 21, 2008. She was an active volunteer in the Fargo public school system, Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Rosewood Nursing Home Auxiliary, and Fargo Elkettes. She is survived by her son, Michael Ira, Fargo and her daughter Mary Catherine Sweeney, Stillwater, MN. She was preceded in death by her parents and four siblings. In lieu of flowers memorials are preferred to Holy Spirit Catholic Church and Hospice of the Red River Valley. Prayer Service: 7:00 P.M. Thursday, April 19, 2018 at Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo with visitation starting at 5:00 P.M. Memorial Mass: 11:00 A.M. Friday, April 20, 2018 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Fargo with visitation starting at 10:00 A.M. Burial: Holy Cross Cemetery North, Fargo.

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  1. So glad I visited with Carol at Mom’s funeral. Hadn’t seen her in years. Sorry for your loss.
    She was my Godmother…Rest in peace Carol…

  2. Mary and Mike – I am sorry for your loss. You are both in my thoughts and prayers. It was good to see you both at brunch on Sunday – take care of each other.

  3. So sorry for you let as, Mare. We will see you Friday. Take care and know we love you and are praying for your family. MB and Krista

  4. Mike and Mary, we are so sorry for your mom Carol’s passing. She was a wonderful woman, and I have many fond memories of her. May God bless your mom.

  5. Mary and Mike, I am so sorry to hear about your loss. Know that I am thinking of you and will keep you in my prayers.

  6. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
    We are so sorry for your loss of your mom.
    May God hold you in the palm of his hand
    and give you strength. Know that you have
    many friends that love you.

    Donna Warner and Karen Larsen

  7. I’m sorry to hear of Carol’s passing. As a friend and colleague of Mikes, I got to know Carol, and have corresponded with her at Christmas and Easter over the last several years. She was a kind and gentle person, and I enjoyed our communications. I will have masses said for her. May God grant her rest and hold her close. My condolences to her son and daughter.

  8. Mary, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. I loved both of your parents! You and Mike are in my thoughts and prayers! Thinking of you,

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