Jeanne M. Mooney, 76, of Long Neck, formerly of Brick, N.J., passed away Monday, June 4, 2007, at home. She loved and enjoyed her family and many friends as well as music and singing as a member of the Sweet Adelines (Jersey Shore Chapter). She loved traveling, bowling and crafts. In the last few years she worked during the summer at Tunnell Communities as an attendant at the pools and shuffleboard court. She also was affiliated for two years with Families Connected Inc. in Millsboro. Mooney was a member of the American Legion Post #28 Auxiliary in Oak Orchard and a member of Mary Mother of Peach Roman Catholic Church in Millsboro.
Mooney was preceded in death by her parents, William and Anna Maude Moore. She is survived by her husband, Ralph J. Mooney; four sons, Thomas Mooney and his wife Barbara of Brick, N.J., William Mooney and his wife Caroline of Bellmore, N.Y., James Mooney and his wife Eileen of Millsboro, Raymond Mooney and his wife Donna of Galloway, N.J.; her only daughter, Patricia Ross and her husband Kerry of Long Neck. Along with several cousins, nieces and nephews, she will be sadly missed by her nine grandchildren, Jeffrey, Dan, Bridget, Brian, Shannon Jeanne, Samantha, Christopher, Kathleen, Chelsea; one great-grandchild, Madison; brother, Edward Moore of Boxford, Mass.
A mass of Christian Burial will be offered Monday, June 11, 2007, at 11 a.m. at Mary Mother of Peach Catholic Church in Millsboro. Friends and family may call Sunday afternoon from 2 to 4 p.m. and again from 7 to 9 p.m. at the chapel of Melson Funeral Services, 32013 Long Neck Rd., Millsboro. Burial will be in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery South in Millsboro. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to the American Legion Post #28, Ladies Auxiliary, 31768 Legion Rd., Millsboro DE 19966; or Delaware Hospice, Southern Division, 20167 Office Circle, Georgetown DE 19947; or Long Neck Cheer Center, 26089 Shops at Long Neck, Millsboro DE 19966.