Mr. William Alvin Roney, resident on the West Side for the past 45 years, died last night in a local hospital. He resided at 411 Naylor Avenue. He was a native of Minnesota and was born May 13, 1872. Survivors include a daughter, Josephine Roney, Brawley and a son, E. William Roney, New Orleans, LA. Rosary will be recited Friday at 8 p.m. in the Erickson and Brown Chapel and Mass will be said at 9 a.m. Saturday.