ROONEY, William J. Of Newton, October 27, 2013. Beloved husband of the late Jane (Doyle). Loving father of BJ Rooney and his wife Trish of Clinton, WA and David Rooney. Doting grandfather of 2. Also survived by his sister Kay Cuniff of PA, and many nieces and nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, October 31 at 10:30AM in the lower chapel of Sacred Heart Parish, 1321 Centre St. Newton Centre followed by interment in the Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne at 1:45pm. Mr. Rooney was a proud veteran of the United States Army, having served in the Korean War. Burke & Blackington Funeral Home www.BurkeFamilyFuneralHomes.com


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Published in The Boston Globe on Oct. 29, 2013