Nancy Cooney

Obituary of Nancy L. Cooney

RENSSELAER - Nancy L. Cooney, 78, of Rensselaer, passed away Saturday, September 11, 2021, at Home 

Nancy was born in Albany , to the late Ulster and Grace Brown of Rensselaer. She was married to the late Richard T. Cooney. She is survived by her loving children, Tracy Farley (John Sargent)

Rich and Kerry Cooney, Pamela Cooney and Krista Cooney. 

 Special MeMa to Matthew Cooney, Alissa Cooney, Colton Cooney , Arianna Bruno and Ezekiel Cooney 

Nancy is also survived by her sister Lorraine Doedema (Dan) ,Brothers Stephen Brown and Richard (Barbara Jo) Brown,  many nieces and nephews. Her wonderful Neighbor and good friend Linda Smith, Long time friend of Lesa Spath and Gloria Mccue.  And her best canine buddy Jake. Nancy worked for the Rensselaer school district and volunteered her time for the school's athletics association for many years. Nancy also enjoyed camping on Schroon River with her friends and family. Nancy will be fondly remembered for her chocolate chip pan cookies!

We would like to thank Annie Anderson and Michelle Thomas for the loving care they gave Nancy these past few months.

Nancy had a heart of gold and touched many lives throughout her life.


Please join us as we celebrate the life of Nancy Cooney, our mother, sister, aunt, mema and friend of many Monday Calling hours Monday from 11 am-1:00 pm followed by a Funeral service at 1:00. at the Wm. J. Rockefeller Funeral Home 165 Columbia Tpk. Rensselaer, NY 12144 Burial will be in New Rural Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Nancys name to Community Hospice 8 Manning Blvd Albany 12208 or Hudson Mohawk Society 3 Oakland Ave Menands, NY 12204



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