Gaffney, Lt. Alan A.|
Lt. Alan A Gaffney, retired FDNY died 7/7/14. Beloved husband of Elizabeth (Betty). Loving father of Rosemarie (Tom) Holmes, Tricia (Jeff) Gressel, Margaret (Kathy) Gaffney, and Jeanne (Baron) Canon and his 7 grandchildren. He is survived by his sister MaryAnn Gaffney and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother Buddy and his sisters, Joan and Rosemary. Alan served in the Marines in WWII, was a master union carpenter and loved his work. He will always be remembered by his family with the deepest love and endless gratitude. Family and friends will honor Alan's life on Wednesday from 4 to 8pm. Mass of Christian burial will take place on Thursday at 11:15am at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church. Interment to follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in his name to Autismspeaks.org.
Yorktown Funeral Home
945 East Main Street
Shrub Oak, NY 10588
Published in the The Journal News on July 8, 2014