Gerald Gaffney

June 11, 1934 ~ May 13, 2020 (age 85)


Gerald Gaffney, 85, of Blackrock Road, Coventry, RI, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at home. Born on June 11, 1934 in Scituate, RI, he was the son of the late John and Dorothy (Wilcox) Gaffney.

Gerald was a crew leader for Bradford Soap, West Warwick, RI for thirty-seven years before retiring in 1996.

Gerald is survived by a sister; Jacqueline Rossi and a brother; Edward Gaffney and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by John Gaffney Jr., Francis Masse, Fay Cabral, Janice Cabral, Woodrow Gaffney, Kenneth Gaffney and Richard Gaffney.

His services will be private.

Donations in his memory can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association of RI, 245 Waterman Street, Suite 306, Providence, RI 02906.

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