Patricia Rooney passed away on Saturday. She was 88 years old.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Condolences began pouring in Saturday night following the passing of Patricia Rooney, wife of the late Dan Rooney, and mother of Steelers team president Art Rooney II.

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Rooney passed away peacefully on Saturday at home. She was 88 years old. 

“You were truly loved,” said retired Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier.

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Steelers quarterback Josh Dobbs was among those offering condolences to the Rooney family.

Steelers linebacker T.J. Watt said his “thoughts are with the Rooney family.”

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“RIP Mrs. Rooney,” said Steelers lineman Zach Banner.