William Dooner

Obituary of William M. Dooner

William (Billy) Dooner, 56 years old from Valley Cottage, NY passed away on March 17,2020 after a long, brave battle with Ewing’s Sarcoma at the Joe Raso Hospice Residence in New City, NY.  He was a Landscaper in Rockland county for most of his life.

Billywas predeceased by his father William, he is survived by his mother and buddy Patricia Adams, his loving sisters, that were by his side through his battle, Joanie Dooner of Valley Cottage, NY, Diane (Susie) Gilhooley of Lake Peekskill, NY, and brother in law John Gilhooley.  He is also survived his beloved nephew Jack and known as Uncle Bebe.

Billy was a loving, caring, kind person willing to go out of his way to help people. He was a nature lover who enjoyed fishing, gardening and soaking up the sunshine, he also cherished his cats.  He was loved by many friends and strangers alike! 

Just living is not enough… one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower. “Hans Christian Andersen”





Memorial Visitation

11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Friday, July 31, 2020
Joseph W Sorce Funeral Home Inc
728 West Nyack Road
West Nyack, New York, United States
(845) 358-4433
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