Deacon Bob Sweeney

Acolytes (Altar Servers), Homebound, Nursing Home, Pastoral Care

Bob was born and grew up in Fall River, Mass.  He has been a parishioner of St. Michael’s:  since ordination, May of 2013.  Bob studied at Providence College, University of Buffalo and St Bernard’s School of Theology.  Bob has worked for Firestone Rubber, Sears and Roebuck, Frito-Lay Inc., Ben & Jerry’s, and Perry’s Ice Cream.  He spent 45 years in sales and about 37 of them was in management roles. Currently he work for St. Michael’s as Pastoral Care Director.  Bob has been married to Pat for 48 years and have five children.  They have 5 grandchildren.  His hobbies are: the grandkids, sports.,hiking and walking .  His favorite thing about St. Michael’s is the people.  They are welcoming, family, and spiritual from within.  Bob’s favorite quote: is  “It ain’t over till it’s over.”  It’s ironic because that quote is attributed to Yogi Berra of the Yankees and he is a huge Red Sox fan.