Jennifer Carmine Swett, 40Jennifer Ann Carmine Swett, age 40, of St. Paul, formerly of Red Wing, died peacefully at her home, surrounded by her family and friends, on Thursday, Dec. 8, following a courageous battle with cancer.
Jennifer Ann Carmine Swett, age 40, of St. Paul, formerly of Red Wing, died peacefully at her home, surrounded by her family and friends, on Thursday, Dec. 8, following a courageous battle with cancer.
Jenny was born on Sept. 28, 1971, in Minot, N.D. She grew up in Red Wing and graduated from Central High School in 1990.
Jenny enjoyed spending time with loved ones, painting and drawing, camping and the outdoors, and making others laugh. To see examples of Jenny's humor, spirit and courage during the past 4 years, visit: www.caringbridge.org/visit/jennyswett.
She is survived by her husband, Paul of St. Paul; two beautiful daughters, Ruthie Jo and Echo; two loyal dogs, Guido and Rocco; parents, Debby Berg-Carmine of St. Paul and Jack and Sheila Carmine of Red Wing; sister, Katie Carmine of Cologne; brother, Jon Carmine of Red Wing; and stepsisters, Kaila and Brittany Schmidt of Lake City; paternal grandmother, Agnes Carmine of Gurnee, Ill.; and extended family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14, at St. Pascal's Catholic Church, 1757 Conway St., St. Paul, with Father Tony Andrade officiating, with a visitation 1 hour prior at the church. A gathering for friends and family will be held from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 13, at Mahn Family Funeral Home, Bodelson-Mahn Chapel, with a time for memories and remembrances starting at 7:30 p.m. Memorials preferred to the family and will be used towards an education fund being set up for Ruthie and Echo.
Online condolences can be sent to www.mahnfamilyfuneralhome.com.
The family would like to extend their thanks to Jenny's Affirming Life Support Group and the staff at Minnesota Oncology for all the support and care during the past 4 years.
Comments posted on this page do not reflect opinions of Forum Communications Company. Forum Communications Company does not endorse and is not responsible for any statement, opinion, advice given or made. All replies are subject to approval and must follow Forum Communications Company guidelines concerning statements of libel, personal attacks or defamation of character. Replies in the "Talk About It" section that criticize a person by name may not be posted, unless that person is openly involved in a public issue. Comments written in all capital letters or bold print will not be considered for inclusion in the forum.