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EDWARD W. COONEY, JR.   January 3, 2017

Edward W. Cooney Jr., age 69 of Rehoboth, Massachusetts, died Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at Sturdy Memorial Hospital Attleboro. Born in Providence he was the son of the late Edward W. Sr and Marjorie (Sheridan) Cooney. He lived in Pawtucket for 30 years previously living in Cranston before moving to Rehoboth. Before retiring in 2016 he was employed as a truck driver for Owens and Minor Medical Supplies. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam era. He was also an avid Red Sox and Patriots fan. Mr Cooney is survived by one son, David Cooney of Seekonk; two sisters, Marjorie Souza of Virginia and Patricia Clifford of Cranston; two brothers, Thomas Cooney of Palm Coast, Florida and Richard Cooney of Cranston; 4 grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He was the former husband of Elise Reynolds of Pawtucket. He was the father of the late Edward W. Cooney III and Paul W. Cooney, and was brother of the late Kathleen Russo, and Maureen Cooney.