About this Website

We, Daisy Peterson Sweeney’s children, have created this website in honour of our mother. Mom was a superb and insightful piano and music teacher who also taught a simple philosophy of generosity and kindness which her children and students have used throughout their lives.

Dr. Daisy Elitha Peterson Sweeney
Dr. Daisy Elitha Peterson Sweeney

Please browse our website to find an outline of our mother’s life or read daughter Judith’s moving tribute given at the inauguration of the mural created for Mom.

Daughter Sylvia shares a beautiful memorial video on this website’s Resources page where you can also find biographical information relating to Mom’s life, including videos, a sampling of media and social media links, and links related to the story of her life and work and Montreal’s history by decade.

The official inauguration of the Daisy-Peterson-Sweeney Park and Street, located in the southwest borough of Montreal, was a held on Sunday, September 1, 2021. Watch a video of daughter Tina’s touching comments made at the small gathering that included family members, a few friends, park supporters and city officials.

Please feel free to contact the family if you would like to share an anecdote or story, image or video relating to Mom and her life.

Thank you for taking the time to visit our site for Mom. She was a special human being.

The Daisy Peterson Sweeney Family