ROONEY, WALTER F. 2007-06-04
Walter F. Rooney, a 43 year resident of West Nyack, died on Saturday morning surrounded by his family at home. He was 77 years old. Walter was born in New York City on November 18, 1929 to Cornelius and Gertrude Rooney. Mr. Rooney proudly served in the US Air Force from 1951 until 1955.
Mr Rooney was employed for many years by Farrand Control Company in Valhalla, NY retiring in 1992 as the Vice President of sales.
Mr. Rooney is survived by his two sons, Richard J. of Colorado Springs, CO, and Ronald N. of SanDiego, CA. He is also survived by his sister Sr. Ann Gertrude Rooney and long time companion Irene DeSouza and faithful feline friend Spanky DeSouza Rooney. He is predeceased by his brother James.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held at St. Ann's RC Church at 10 am on Wednesday (June 6th). Burial followed at the Rockland County Veterans Cemetery in New Hempstead, NY. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Walter's memory to the United Hospice of Rockland, 11 Stokum Lane, New City, NY 10956. HANNEMANN FUNERAL HOME, INC. 88 South Broadway Nyack (845) 358-0573
From: JOHN J. ANTONACCI
Sent: Tuesday, May 08, 2007 12:13 AM
Subject: Walter Red Rooney serious Ill needs our prayers
Walter Red Rooney is serious ill and needs our prayers.
JOHN J. ANTONACCI