Francis X. Tinney

Francis X. Tinney

AGE: 68 • Blackwood

On April 26, 2013, Francis X. Tinney of Blackwood passed away peacefully with his family at his side. Born in Philadelphia, Francis was an accountant for over 20 years at SL Waber Industries in Mt. Laurel. Francis coached the St. Edward's Pine Hill girls basketball team from 1982 to 1994 and he also coached the girls and boys cross country and track teams there from 1983 until the school closing in 2000. He then continued coaching at St. Simon Stock parish in Berlin until 2012.

Francis is the beloved husband for 41 years of Veronica (nee Burke). He is the loving father of Monica(Christopher) Aull and Francis Joseph Tinney. He is the grandpop of Grace and Jackson. He is also survived by his brother David (Donna) Tinney, his sister Catherine (James) Newdeck as well as several nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing Wednesday morning beginning at 9:15 AM at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church (St. Simon Stock Parish), 178 W. White Horse Pike, Berlin, NJ where his Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:00 AM. Interment New St. Mary's Cemetery, Bellmawr, NJ. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to Fox Chase Cancer Center, Office of Institutional Advancement, 333 Cottman Ave., Phila., PA 19111. Arrangements Healey Funeral Home (

Published in Courier-Post on Apr. 29, 2013