Sarah E. Kennedy, age 34

of Weymouth

Sarah E. Kennedy, age 34

Sarah E. Kennedy, age 34, of Weymouth, formerly of Pembroke and Quincy, died, Wednesday, April 20, 2022, after a long struggle with addiction.

Sarah was born in Weymouth, raised and educated in Quincy, and was a graduate of North Quincy High School, Class of 2005. She had attended Salem State University, University of Massachusetts Boston, and received a certificate in phlebotomy from Quincy College. She lived briefly in Weymouth, previously in Pembroke for several years, and earlier in Quincy for most of her life.

She had been employed as a nursing assistant at several local healthcare facilities.

Sarah enjoyed music and playing the guitar. She also loved her cat, Pretty.

Beloved daughter of the late Carol F. (Jackson) Kennedy, James B. Kennedy, Captain, Quincy Fire Department, retired and his wife Jean of Quincy.

Devoted sister of Daniel J. Kennedy, Quincy Fire Department and his fiancée Laurel Dane of Braintree, James B. Kennedy, Lieutenant, Cambridge Fire Department and his wife Kerry of Quincy, and her twin sister, Shawna C. Kennedy of Quincy. Step-sister of Megan Ghergurovich and her fiancé Stephen Cronin of Scituate.

Loving aunt of James and Reese Kennedy.

Much-loved granddaughter of the late M. Virginia (Curry) and Joseph C. Jackson, Deputy Chief, Quincy Fire Department, retired, the late M. Patricia (Healy) and James B. Kennedy, Jr.

Sarah is also survived by many aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Visiting hours will be held at the Sweeney Brothers Home for Funerals, 1 Independence Avenue, Quincy, on Wednesday, April 27, from 4 – 7 p.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Divine Mercy Parish in Saint Ann’s Church, 757 Hancock Street, Quincy, on Thursday, April 28, at 10:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Pine Hill Cemetery, West Quincy.

For those who wish, donations in Sarah’s memory may be made to the charity of your choice.


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  • To the Kennedy Family. So sorry for your loss.

    Paul O’Connell

  • I am so heartbroken about the loss of Sarah. Another life taken by this ugly beast of addiction. I truly believe Carol has her loving arms around Sarah and they are at peace. The suffering and pain is gone. Praying for you Jimmy and your children. Rest in the sweetest peace Sarah. I will make a donation to Peer recovery in honor of Sarah and for everyone who is struggling with addiction. Spread your wings Sarah, your free xo

  • Jimmy and family, we are so sorry for your loss. May Sara rest in the loving arms of her Mom peacefully.

  • Shock to hear that sweet Sarah passed away at such a young age! Larry and I send all our love to the Kennedy Family and deepest sympathy!

    Rest in peace Sarah!

  • So very sorry for your loss. May your hearts find peace.

    RIP Sarah.

  • Godspeed Sarah , I can see by your photo that you were a kind loving soul and that Pretty your cat had a wonderful friend . My condolences to your Family and loved ones …… God bless you !

  • So sorry for your loss Shawna. Sending hugs and prayers to you and your family ❤️

  • I am so deeply sorry for your loss. How very painful for all of you. Shawna, you are very special to my family and we love you lots and you are in our thoughts and prayers.

  • So sorry for your loss. Keeping you in my prayers ❤️

  • Jim,Jean and to all the family, we are so sorry about Sarah. May all of you find love, comfort and support during this painful time. Sarah is no longer struggling and in pain. May she be at peace.

  • Jim and Jean and the Kennedy family. So sad to hear about the loss of Jim’s daughter Sarah. I hope she will find peace and with time you will heal in your grief..

  • My deepest condolences to The Kennedy Family. I worked for a brief time with Sarah. She was a very sweet, young lady. May she rest in peace.

  • Peace and Love to Sarah , her family and friends.

  • I’m deeply sorry for your heartbreaking loss. My love and sympathy to the entire Kennedy family.

  • To the Kennedy family my thoughts and prayers are with you Jim and your family
    God bless you all ❤️🙏 from Awed family

  • Jimmy and family, I’m so sorry to hear about Sara. I have a nice memory of the twins on our back porch, excited about going on the boat with Tim, many years ago. My thoughts are with you all.

  • To Sarah’s family, I am so sorry for your loss. I worked with Sarah several years ago and I remember her fondly as a kind hearted person who would go out of her way to help others. We had many long talks & laughs. I know she loved her family very much and surely she is with her mom again. Rest in Peace Sarah.

  • Jimmy and the Kennedy family, so sorry for your loss

  • So very sorry for the loss of Sarah at such a young age. Thinking of you all at this sad time . The struggle is finally over , may she Rest In Peace .❤️

  • So very sorry for your loss! Deepest condolences to the family!