Doris J. Meeker, age 89, of Haskell, formerly of Wayne, died Wednesday, June 7, 2006 at Lakeland Health Care Center in Haskell.
Born in Jersey City, Doris was the daughter of the late Daniel and Anna Usselmann.
After marrying Patrick Rooney, the couple bore two children, Patricia and Wayne. While raising her son and daughter, Doris worked as a clerk for Dell Pub in Livingston, retiring at the age of 71.
After Patrick?s death in 1946, she re-married Arthur Meeker, who passed away in 1986.
Doris was a member of the Wayne Senior Citizens Club and a parishioner of St. Timothy?s Church in Wayne.
She is survived by her daughter, Patricia A. Rooney of Haskell, and her son, Wayne R. Rooney of Wayne. She was predeceased by her brother Daniel J. Usselmann.
A funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, followed by entombment at Garden of Memories in Washington Township.
Visiting hours will be Monday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
A Memorial Tree was planted for Doris
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Funeral Home