Carney James "Jim" Eugene Carney, Jr., 78, of Peoria, AZ passed away June 23, 2014. Jim was born in Columbus, OH on September 7, 1935. Jim earned the Eagle Scout in 1951. He later was a graduate of Aquinas College High School and The Ohio State University, as well as a member of the Rotary Club of Phoenix Arizona and San Jose California. Jim is survived by his younger brother, Thomas (Pat) Carney; his three devoted children, Francie (Lance) Donkerbrook, Jay (Carol) Carney, and Erin Carney (Neil) Carlson; and his four young grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents James E Carney Sr.and Frances R Fitzgibbon Carney, his brother F. Michael Carney, and his ex-wife and best friend, Frances (Fran) Larson Carney.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on July 24, 2014