HEENEY, Teresa (Tess) (nee Somerville) – Passed away peacefully in her sleep on Saturday June 8, 2013 in her 95th year. Predeceased by her husband John (1979) and infant daughter Mary (1941). Dear mother of Lynda (the late Dave) Corfield, Jane Lowrey, Terry Lovell and Bob (Annie). Cherished grandmother of David and Daniel Corfield, Allison Lowrey, Michael and Jordan Heeney and Eleen and Claire Lovell and great-grandmother of 8. Predeceased by her brothers William and John and her sisters Josephine Proctor and Lauretta (Chub) Plyley. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Tess will be fondly remembered by the students that she drove in her years as a school bus driver. In her youth, she was an avid athlete playing basketball and baseball and in her later years enjoyed bowling. Tess was one of the founding members of St. Thomas More Church where she was active in the CWL. Special thanks are extended to the staff of Millennium Trail Manor for their care shown to Tess throughout her stay.
Tess’s family will receive friends at MORSE & SON FUNERAL HOME 5917 Main Street, on Monday (today) from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Thomas More Church on Tuesday morning at 11 o’clock. Rite of Committal will follow at Lundy’s Lane Cemetery. For those who wish, memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice.