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February 21, 2013

Walter F. Mooney, 71


Haverhill — Walter F. Mooney, 71, of Haverhill died Thursday, February 14, after a long illness, at the Sutton Hill Center, No. Andover, surrounded by his loving family.

He was born in Lawrence, March 11, 1941, son of the late Francis and Margaret (Sullivan) Mooney.

His survivors include his wife of 50 years, Beatrice (Plante) Mooney of Haverhill, three sons, Kevin E. Mooney and his wife Lynnmarie, of Kingston, NH, Bryan F. Mooney and his fiancé Valerie Gautherot of Bethel Springs, TN, Michael Mooney of Newburyport, a daughter, Patricia Heffernan and her husband Scott of Methuen, a sister, Alice Chamberlin of Haverhill, seven grandchildren, Melissa Mooney-Rexford and her husband Thomas, Brianna Karyn Heffernan, Devon Leigh Heffernan, Cameron Scott Heffernan, Drew William Heffernan, Shannon Carole Mooney, Erica Danielle Millett, and several nieces and nephews. Mr. Mooney was the father-in-law of the late Nancy Andrews-Mooney.

ARRANGEMENTS: His Memorial Service was held on Wednesday, Feb. 20, at 12:00 at the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home, 106 Summer St., Haverhill. Visitation preceded the Memorial Service. Burial was in Riverview Cemetery, Groveland. Contributions in his memory may be made at St. Jude’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Pl, Memphis, TN 38105. To view his complete obituary or to send a condolence to his family please visit

www.farmerfuneralhomes.com