Audrey Theresa Rooney, 84
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Clark – Audrey Theresa Rooney, 84, passed away peacefully at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in Rahway. She was born in Brooklyn, NY to the late Francis and Theresa Williams.
Audrey worked for many years as a clerk for the Tax Assessor’s Office for the Town of Islip before retiring.
Audrey was predeceased by her husband of 38 years, Thomas Rooney, who passed away in 1994; her sister, Cathleen Wagner, who passed away in 2013, and her grandson, Dylan Schachtel, who passed away in 2019.
She is survived by her daughters, Kathleen Backstrom, Dianne Schachtel, and Susan Scheurer and her husband Rich; her grandchildren, Keith, Kristine, Elaine, Kevin, Thomas, Sarah, and Ian; great-grandchildren, Kaelyn, Kelsey, Paige, and Lillian. She is also survived by her sister, Barbara Gray.
Visitation will be at Dooley Colonial Home, 556 Westfield Ave., Westfield on Thursday, Dec. 12th from 4-8PM. The funeral will be at the funeral home on Friday December 13th at 10am. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Westfield.