- "I've made a million mistakes, but I have never stopped loving you. And no matter what you say to me, no matter how much you hate me, I never will."
- —Veronica to her daughter
Veronica Dineen (born 1969) is the widow of Mr. Dineen, the estranged mother of Paige Dineen and grandmother of Ralph Dineen. She recently got out of jail. She faked her own death to be free and clear of her debt. Veronica was portrayed by Lea Thompson.
Sometime after having her daughter, Veronica got involved in a false real estate deal and went to jail for it. She and her daughter have been estranged ever since.
- She gave birth to Paige when she was seventeen.
- Frequently went to jail for a few months at a time.