PITTSBURGH — The Steelers announced the passing of Patricia Rooney on Saturday night. She was 88. Rooney, who passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, was the daughter of the late Mary Duffy Regan and Martin Regan originally of Co. Mayo, Ireland, beloved wife of the late Ambassador Daniel M. Rooney, and devoted mother of Arthur J. Rooney ll (Greta), Patricia R. Gerrero (Bob), Kathleen R. Miller deceased (Thomas), Rita Rooney Conway deceased, Daniel M. Rooney (Allison), Mary Duffy Regan, John T. Rooney (Emma), James E. Rooney (Stephanie), and Joan M. Clancy deceased (Chris), 18 grandchildren, and 6 great grandchildren, along with numerous extended family. She is survived by her brother Martin Francis Regan, Evelyn R. O'Brien, Rita R. Heberle, and Irene R. Hill. Her sisters Mary Regan, Joan Regan, Geraldine R. Glenn, and brothers John Regan and Thomas Regan predeceased her.