Passed away peacefully, Saturday, July 17, 2021, at St. Mary's Hospital in Kitchener. Her two daughters, Catherine Cooke and Arvella Marshall and her son, Darrell Rooney were in attendance at her bedside. Catherine is predeceased by her first son, Richard Rooney who died in 2015. Catherine was born to Alexandria Moise and Peter Jeffrey, on August 6, 1928, in Dean Lake, Ontario. She is survived by her children mentioned above, and her son-in-law Bill Cooke. She was the grandmother to Christopher Cooke (Rebecca Freeman) and their children Eliora, Timothy, Samuel and Talia; Leslie Morris (Jason) and their children Jillian and Tyler; Russell Cooke, Darrell Cooke; Jennifer Westwood (Ron) and their children Justin, Rene and Rebecca; Jessica Lucas and her daughter Ava; Carlene Marshall and Gordon Marshall. "My family is everything to me", said 'Grandma Maggie', her nickname to her grandchildren. "I am happy", she said in passing with a contented smile on her loving face. Mrs. Rooney has been cremated and at her request there will be no funeral. She asked that in lieu of flowers donations be made to The Kidney Foundation of Canada - email@example.com (or through the Henry Walser Funeral Home). Visit www.henrywalser.com
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