Pat was the wife of James A Cooney, daughter of Ebba and Angus Kennedy and sister of Ralph A Kennedy. A resident of South Carolina since 1972, she was a retired realtor, a past president of the Greenville Rape Crisis Council and Family Counseling Board and a member of the Greenville Unitarian Universalist Fellowship. She was born in Pennsylvania and was a graduate of Dean Academy in Franklin, Mass. She also attended the University of Rhode Island, class of 1949 and was a member of Alpha XI Delta.
Pat was survived by her husband Jim, and her three children, Pamela, James S. and Kimball Cooney. “Pat’s Pantry” a program for feeding the hungry continues in her memory at the Greenville Unitarian Universalist Fellowship.