Gertrude Allen Sweeney

April 2, 1912 – Nov. 27, 2015

Cremation has taken place and no services are planned for Gertrude Allen Sweeney, 103, who died Nov. 27 at Bonnie Bluejacket Memorial Nursing Home.

Gertrude was born April 2, 1912, in Camden, N.J., the daughter of James R. and Anna E. Kirk Sweeney. She grew up in New Jersey and received her schooling in Camden.

She was an avid reader. She enjoyed traveling and cooking.

Her parents, two sisters and three brothers preceded her in death.

Gertrude is survived by four nieces: Barbara Gallegos of Cody, Deborah Fischer of Greybull, Nancy Schlicher of Sabastian, Fla., and Teresa Sweeney in California; six nephews: John Sweeney of Medford, N.J., David Birmingham of Glassboro, N.J, Michael Birmingham of Merchantville, N.J., James Birmingham of Sebastian, Fla., and Gerald Birmingham of Collingswood, N.J.