Peter J. Mooney

Peter J. Mooney, 86, of Dunmore, died Monday at Regional Hospital of Scranton. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ann McNulty Mooney, on June 7, 2005. They were married for 56 years.

Born in Dunmore, he was the son of the late Peter J. and Eleanor Burke Mooney and was a graduate of Dunmore High School. He was a veteran of the Navy. Before his retirement, he was employed by Chamberlain Corp. of Scranton. He was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish, Dunmore.

His family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to Dr. John Kutz, Dr. Joseph Bannon and the staff of Regional Hospital for the exceptional care and compassion given to Peter.

Surviving are three sons, Peter J. Mooney, Dunmore; Charles D. Mooney and wife, Mary Ann, Harrisburg; and John P. Mooney and wife, Lynn, Dunmore; two daughters, Mary Lou Trauger and husband, Harold, Factoryville; and Kathleen Sabato and husband, Peter, Olyphant; a brother, Robert Mooney, Dunmore; 15 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

He was also preceded in death by a brother, John Mooney; and two sisters, Mary McDonald and Elizabeth DeMarco.

The funeral will be Thursday from the Albert P. O'Donnell Funeral Home, 2025 Green Ridge St., Dunmore, with Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. at St. Mary of Mount Carmel Church, 322 Chestnut St., Dunmore. Interment, Dunmore Cemetery. All those attending the funeral should proceed directly to the church on Thursday.

Friends may call Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m.

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Published in Scranton Times on Jan. 15, 2013