Cameron Courney

BUDA, Texas – Cameron Courney, 51, of Buda, passed away Friday, Sept. 13, 2013.

Cameron grew up in Iron Mountain, and still had many friends and family members there.

He was born March 1, 1962, in Carthage, N.Y., son of Ronald J. Dennis and Lolita (Florence) Courney. He attended Iron Mountain High School, graduating in 1980.

Cameron was a veteran of the United States Air Force, serving 1982-1991. He worked for MTech as an air conditioning technician. He had a strong work ethic and never complained about any jobs that he was assigned. He was a member of the Harley Owners Group and took pride in being a Harley owner.

Cameron loved cooking and enjoyed the outdoors. He especially loved taking his youngest daughter, Taylor, for long weekend rides on his Harley, he referred to the rides as their “therapy.” He was looking forward to someday walking his daughters down the aisle and dancing with them at their weddings. Most recently, he was looking forward to someday becoming a grandfather. He was also looking forward to seeing Taylor graduate from high school a semester early to pursue her college career.

Saturday mornings, Cameron loved to listen to George Strait and cook his daughters pancakes.

Cameron is survived by daughters, Ashley Courney of Austin, Texas and Taylor of Buda, Texas, sister, Jennifer Harris (Kim) of Fort Myers, Fla., brother Jeff Courney (Jacki) of Niagara, Wis., brother, Mike Courney, of Tucson, Ariz., and brother, Shawn Dennis (Debbie) and nephews, Johnnie, Dalton, Cody and Riley, and nieces, Erica and Madison; as well as numerous loving friends.

He is preceded in death by parents, Lolita Courney and Ronald Dennis; brother, Ronald Courney; and sister-in-law, Stephany Courney.

Cameron’s services are today, at 1 p.m. at Cook-Walden Funeral Home, 6300 W. William Cannon in Austin, Texas 78749.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in his honor to your favorite charity.