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 Pat Rooney

Pat Rooney

Birth
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 9 Sep 1962 (aged 82)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot Mt. Seir Section, Lots 826/859
Memorial ID 19968 · View Source
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Entertainer. Soft-shoe dancer whose theme song was "She's the Daughter of Rosie O'Grady." Buried alongside him is his father, also Pat Rooney, a 19th Century dancer in and comedian, and his mother, also a notable dancer. W.C. Fields recalled of Pat Junior: "If you didn't hear the taps you would think he was floating over the stage."

Bio by: Joe Fodor


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 30 Jan 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19968
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pat Rooney (4 Jul 1880–9 Sep 1962), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19968, citing The Evergreens Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .