Bachelor, Emmanuel College, 1960. Postgraduate, State University of New York, Albany, 1974.
Spanish teacher Hingham (Massachusetts) High School, 1960—1961, Kennedy High School, Utica, New York, 1974—1980, Waterville (New York ) Center School, 1983—1994, Archbishop Carroll High School, Wayne, Pennsylvania, 1995—1996. Retired, 1996.
President Parent-Teachers Association, Whitesboro, New York, 1971. Vice president Newcomers Group, Utica, 1970. Volunteer Puerto Rican Community House, Boston, 1959.
Member of American Association of University Women (vice president membership 1995-1999, Gift honoree 1999, Outstanding Woman of Year 2000), Alpha Mu Gamma.
Married Vincent James Looney, February 11, 1961 (divorced November 1995). Children: Vincent J. III Looney, Kara A. Putnam, Douglas B. Looney, John W. Looney. Married Thomas Edward Roden, July 7, 1997.