ATHOL -- A celebration of life was held on Saturday, April 13, at Witty's Funeral Home in Orange, for Alberta Evelyn (Sweeney) Cullen, 82, formerly of Hapgood Street, who died on April 8, 2013, at Quabbin Valley Healthcare in Athol.
Interment was in Gethsemane Cemetery in Athol.
A reception was held at the Franco-American Club in Athol.
Witty's Funeral Home, 158 South Main St., was honored with directing the arrangements.
ATHOL -- Alberta Evelyn Cullen, 82, died Monday, April 8, 2013, at Quabbin Valley Helathcare in Athol.
She was born on June 13, 1930, the first of 14 children, to Albert Peter Sweeney and Evelyn Deyo Sweeney of Athol. She was predeceased by her husband of 59 years, Roger F. Cullen.
She is survived by two daughters, Debra Chaisson and Donna Taylor; eight sons, Joseph Cullen, Dennis Cullen, Bruce Cullen, Brian Cullen, Roger Cullen Jr., Randy Cullen, William Cullen, and Ronald Cullen; 25 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; five sisters, Barbara Hougan, Beatrice Keresey, Patricia Qualls, Marilyn Craven and Yvonne LaRoche; and two brothers, Stephen Sweeney and Theodore Sweeney.
A calling hour will be held on Saturday, April 13, from 10 to 11 a.m., at Witty's Funeral Home, 158 South Main St., Orange.
Burial will follow in Gethsemane Cemetery in Athol.
Witty's Funeral Home, 158 South Main St., Orange, is directing the arrangements.
You may offer your sympathy or find directions online at www.wittyfuneralhome.com.