Elaine (Mahoney) Rooney, of Carver, died July 31, 2014. Elaine was raised in South Boston and was a graduate of South Boston High School. She lived and worked in Quincy for many years where she was a dedicated employee of the city working at various locations including: Quincy Hospital, City Hall, and finally retiring from the Quincy Fire Department as the secretary to the Fire Chief. A hard worker and a great quilter, her greatest joy was her family particularly her grandchildren and great-grandchild to whom she was very loving and generous. Elaine was also a proud member of the Castle Island Association. Beloved wife of Thomas Rooney. Loving mother of Linda Duane and her husband Brian of Weymouth and Thomas Rooney and his wife Jennifer of Scituate. Devoted Grandma to Evan, Brendan, Connor, Kevin, Chelsey and Taylor. Dear GG to Lily. Sister of John of N.H., James of Feeding Hills, Phyllis Flynn of Hingham, Betty Byrne of Braintree, David of Plymouth and the late Carol, Janet Gruttner, Robert, Edward and Paul Mahoney. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends were respectfully invited to attend the visiting hours on Tuesday, Aug. 5, from 4 - 8 p.m. in the McDonald Keohane Funeral Home, South Weymouth, at 809 Main Street (Rte. 18 opp. So. Shore Hospital). Relatives and friends gathered in the funeral home at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 5, prior to the funeral Mass in St. Albert the Great Church, Weymouth at 9:30 a.m. Burial in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Weymouth. Donations in memory of Elaine may be made to
Donor Services, P.O. Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265. See www.Keohane.com for directions and online condolences or call 781-335-0045.
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McDonald Keohane Funeral Home
809 Main Street South Weymouth, MA 02190
Published in Carver Reporter from Aug. 4 to Aug. 11, 2014