Lori Carpenter

Oct 20, 2014

Jan. 7, 1969 April 26, 2008

NORTH FAIRFIELD — Lori L. (Sweeting) Carpenter, 39, of North Fairfield, died early Saturday morning in her home.

She was born Jan. 7, 1969 in Willard and was a lifelong area resident.

She attended the North Fairfield United Methodist Church and was a 1987 graduate of South Central High School where she had been class president all four years. She was Junior Prom Princess and Senior Prom Queen, and also played basketball, volleyball, gymnastics, and ran cross country track and hurdles.

She had been active in 4-H and Brownies and Girl Scouting.

She was a 1992 graduate of Bowling Green State University. She was a Licensed Social Worker (LSW) and was dedicated to helping children at risk.

She was the WIA Youth Job Developer in the Success for Youth Program at EHOVE GHRIST Adult Career Center. She was a former social worker for the A.R.K. (Alternative Resources for Kids) program. She was an Avon Representative, a Beauty Control Products Representative, enjoyed Home and Garden Parties and was an avid Cleveland Cavaliers fan.

She was the WIA Youth Job Developer in the Success for Youth Program at EHOVE GHRIST Adult Career Center. She was a former social worker for the A.R.K. (Alternative Resources for Kids) program. She was an Avon Representative, a Beauty Control Products Representative, enjoyed Home and Garden Parties and was an avid Cleveland Cavaliers fan.

She is survived by her husband of 14 years, Michael S. Carpenter of North Fairfield, by her son, Dalton C. Carpenter, at home; her parents, Richard E. "Dick" and Joy M. (Montgomery) Sweeting of North Fairfield; brothers and sisters-in-law, Jeffrey L. and Jennie Sweeting of Shelby, Mark A. and Laura Sweeting of North Fairfield and Steven S. and Sue Sweeting of North Fairfield. She was a roll model and mentor for her many nieces and nephews and the many young people whose life she touched.

Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at North Fairfield United Methodist Church, 105 W. Main St., North Fairfield, where funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday with the Rev. Linda Masters officiating.

Interment will be in North Fairfield Cemetery.

Memorial gifts may be sent to North Fairfield United Methodist Church, to the EHOVE Scholarship Fund or to the Dalton C. Carpenter College Fund.

Online condolences may be made atwww.edwalkerfuneralhome.com.