Peter Mooney, Jr.

Obituary of Peter T. Mooney, Jr.

Peter T. Mooney, Jr., 75, of Riverdale, passed away on February 10, 2019.

 

Born in Paterson, Peter was the son of the late Peter and Anna (Doyle) Mooney.  He proudly served in the US Marine Corps during the Vietnam War and was involved with many veterans organizations including the Marine Corps League Lakeland Detachment, the Pompton Lakes VFW, and the American Legion in Naples, FL.

 

Peter and his wife, Fina, enjoyed the snowbird lifestyle, travelling to Florida during the winter months.  Some of his happiest times were spent in the Sunshine State or watching the NY Giants on TV.

 

Peter is survived by his wife of 50 years, Fina; and his sons, Michael and Sean Mooney.

 

Visiting hours will be held from 4 to 8 pm Friday, February 15 at the M. John Scanlan Funeral Home, Pompton Plains.  A funeral Mass will be held 10 am Saturday at Our Lady of Good Counsel RC Church, Pompton Plains.

 

In lieu of flowers, donations in Peter's memory to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Marine Corps League, or ASPCA would be greatly appreciated by his family