Rooney, Robert L. Beloved husband of the late Patricia Rooney; loving father of Laura (Ken) Slouber, Donna Rooney, Andrea (Craig) Maksymiak, the late Keri and Robert T. Rooney; proud grandfather of Joshua Rooney, Alex, Hailey, Kaitlyn Maksymiak and Sean Slouber; dear brother of Marguerite Forsythe, Rosemary Clarke, the late Maureen Fitzgerald and Richard Rooney. Navy Veteran. Funeral Thursday 10:30 AM from the Hickey Memorial Chapel 4201 W. 147th Street Midlothian to St. Christopher Church 11:00 AM Mass. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Memorials to Palos Hospital Hospice would be appreciated. Visitation Wednesday 2:00 - 9:00 PM. 708-385-4478.
Published in Chicago Sun-Times on July 30, 2013