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Emily "DeeDee" G. (Clark) Sweeley

1928 ~ 2021 (age 93)

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Emily “DeeDee” Sweeley, 93, of Jersey Shore passed away, Thurs., Sept. 30, 2021

at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. She was born February 3, 1928 in Oriole, a daughter of Charles A. and Blanche (Tomb) Clark.  She was married to James F. Sweeley, who passed away in 1986.

For many years DeeDee was a store clerk for Zippy Markets and Weis Supermarkets in Jersey Shore.  She was so well loved in her neighborhood as a babysitter and someone to turn to for motherly advice.  DeeDee enjoyed gardening and yard work; most of she loved her family to the fullest and spending time with them.

Her survivors include her son, Jeff L. Sweeley, of Jersey Shore and her daughter,

Judy L. Heverly (Dick), of South Williamsport; 13 grandchildren, several great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.  In addition to her husband, James she was preceded in death by a son, James L. Sweeley and a daughter Joan L. Tubbs.

DeeDee’s graveside services will be held at 10 AM, Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021 at the Jersey Shore Cemetery with Pastor Sam Astin officiating.  Contributions may be made to The Wounded Warrior Project at

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Graveside Service
October 9, 2021

10:00 AM
Jersey Shore Cemetery
Thompson Street
Jersey Shore, PA 17740


Wounded Warrior Project
PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675-8517, Topeka KS 66675-8517
Tel: 1-877-832-6997

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