Marion Lucy Heaney

Marion Lucy (Valvo) Heaney, 94, formerly of Forestville, Greenport, N.Y., Florida and Texas died September 19, 2012 in Texas. Mrs. Heaney was born on December 19, 1917.

She was a native of Forestville, where she attended school, and later taught second and third grades. After marrying her late husband, William F. Heaney in 1952, she resided and taught in his hometown of Greenport, N.Y. for over 30 years. Mrs. Heaney then retired to Texas and then Florida and returned to Texas in her later years.

Survivors include three children, her brother Henry Valvo of Forestville, a sister Rose (Valvo) Benson of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma and seven grandchildren. Also surviving are numerous nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, August 3, 2013 from Our Lady of Mt. Carmel RC Church, Central Avenue, Silver Creek, at 11 o’clock, with Rev. Daniel Fiebelkorn, officiating. Interment will follow in Forestville Cemetery.

The family requests, donations may be made to the Marion Valvo Heaney Scholarship Fund, PO Box 117, Rusk, Texas 75785-to benefit future Forestville Central School Graduates. The family may be contacted at oheaneys@yahoo.com. Arrangements are by Riles & Woolley Funeral Home, Forestville. To post condolences go to www.rilesandwoolleyfuneralhome.com.