- Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Marlene Fay (Collins) Sweitzer, 79, of Monroe, died February 23, in St Vincent’s Medical Center. She was born in Bridgeport, daughter of John J. and Clara Halvorsen Collins, and was the youngest of eight children. She was the wife of the late Donald Sweitzer.
Mrs Sweitzer was a 1954 graduate of Mount St Mary College, and Sacred Heart Hospital of Nursing, in Manchester, N.H. Her nursing career began and ended at Fairfield Hills Hospital in Newtown, where she retired as Director of Nursing.