Our staff's commitment to you

Our staff is committed to providing support, compassion, information, and direction as needed to all members of our community, their families, and friends who are dealing with loss and grief.

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G. Robert Sweet Funeral Director

A third-generation funeral director, Rob is proud to carry on his family's tradition. Licensed since 1992, he took over the management responsibilities of the funeral home in 1997.

Rob finds great satisfaction in helping his community. He is on the board of the Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce and also serves on the New York State Funeral Directors Association Tribute Board. Rob is a firm believer in giving back to the community and generously supports local companies and charities with corporate sponsorships and donations.

Rob was raised in Hyde Park and educated in Hyde Park schools.

He still lives in Hyde Park and enjoys golfing, bicycling, going on walks, and spending time with his two children, Mary-Kate and Matthew, and his dog, a Goldendoodle named George (who is named after his grandfather, the founder of Sweet’s Funeral Home).

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Mary E. Ringwood Funeral Director

Mary, licensed since 1968, has been with Sweet's Funeral Home for most of her career. Mary's experience and expertise are a valuable asset to the families we serve.

A Poughkeepsie native, she was educated at St. Peter's School and Our Lady of Lourdes High School. She now resides in Hyde Park.

Before joining Sweet's Funeral Home, she worked with funeral homes in New York City, Hudson, NY, and Stockbridge, MA. She is a communicant of Regina Coeli Church in Hyde Park.

G. Robert Sweet

Funeral Director
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A third-generation funeral director, Rob is proud to carry on his family's tradition. Licensed since 1992, he took over the management responsibilities of the funeral home in 1997.

Rob finds great satisfaction in helping his community. He is on the board of the Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce and also serves on the New York State Funeral Directors Association Tribute Board. Rob is a firm believer in giving back to the community and generously supports local companies and charities with corporate sponsorships and donations.

Rob was raised in Hyde Park and educated in Hyde Park schools.

He still lives in Hyde Park and enjoys golfing, bicycling, going on walks, and spending time with his two children, Mary-Kate and Matthew, and his dog, a Goldendoodle named George (who is named after his grandfather, the founder of Sweet’s Funeral Home).

Mary E. Ringwood

Funeral Director
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Mary, licensed since 1968, has been with Sweet's Funeral Home for most of her career. Mary's experience and expertise are a valuable asset to the families we serve.

A Poughkeepsie native, she was educated at St. Peter's School and Our Lady of Lourdes High School. She now resides in Hyde Park.

Before joining Sweet's Funeral Home, she worked with funeral homes in New York City, Hudson, NY, and Stockbridge, MA. She is a communicant of Regina Coeli Church in Hyde Park.