Dorothy Mylan Rooney, 102, of Sarasota and formerly of Longboat Key, died Dec. 12.
Born Jan. 1, 1907, in New York City, she was a retired New York City Public Schools teacher. She and her husband, Frank, moved to Longboat Key in 1972. She was a member of St. Mary, Star of the Sea, Catholic Church, where she was an active in the Women’s Guild.
Mrs. Rooney is survived by her nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.
A visitation will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 15, at Toale Brothers Funeral Homes, Colonial Chapel, 40 N. Orange Ave., Sarasota. A funeral Mass will take place at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 16, at St. Mary, Star of the Sea, Catholic Church, 4280 Gulf of Mexico Drive. Burial will follow at Mansion Memorial Park, in Ellenton.
Currently 0 Responses
17 Night of Fish, Fun & Fright
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
18 Jewels on the Bay Showhouse
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Durante dog, owner well after raccoon run-in
Last week, we reported on a scuffle between a black dog and a group of raccoons that occurred at dusk near Joan Durante Park.
Golfer scores her first hole in one
Liz Lang scored her first hole in one July 8, on the Resort at Longboat Key Club’s Harbourside White Course, while celebrating her friend, Jane Hunter’s birthday.
Tiny trio tours safety facilities
Commissioner Lynn Larson’s three grandchildren, Zander, 9, Zora, 8, and Zoe Ramsey, 5, got a close-up look at what Longboat Key police and firefighters do to keep residents safe earlier this month, during a tour of the police and north fire stations.