James L Rooney (Jim), 69 of Hamilton passed away Thursday November 24th at home. Born in Trenton he was a lifelong resident of Hamilton's Bromley area. For many years he worked at Landolfi's and Accumed warehouses. He served in the US Marine Corp. and was a drag racer at Englishtown Raceway and Atco race tract. Mr. Rooney enjoyed hunting, fishing (especially with his grandson), watching Nascar, gardening, enjoying life with all daughters and dearest friends but most of all he loved spending time with all his grandchildren whom he loved dearly. Son of the late William and Winnifred Rooney. He is survived by his wife Sharon Rooney; his two daughters Katie and Shannon Rooney and his stepdaughter April Saunders; his brother David Rooney, his grandchildren Alyssa, Rushan, Amilia, Lillianna, Evelyne, Athena and Steven Jr; his great-grandchildren Nevaeh and Alena; and his niece Erin Rooney-Glospie. There will be a viewing opened to everyone to pay their respects on Saturday December 17th from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm at The Franklin H Rainear Affordable Funeral Service and Cremation, LLC; 1310 Prospect Street, Ewing, NJ 08638. 888-213-4090 (Located in the Riverside Memorial Chapel Building).
Cremation will be Private
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