Gaffuri, Palmira "Dolly" M. ALBANY Palmira "Dolly" M. Gaffuri, 97, died peacefully Tuesday, November 6, 2012. Born in Providence, R.I., she was the daughter of the late Emilio and Emilia Bozzoli Landi. Dolly worked in the family business, Landi's Bakery in East Providence, R.I. She went on to work in retail for many years at Cherry and Webb, and the Star Market. Dolly was a 25 year volunteer in the gift shop at Kent County Hospital. She loved learning, reading traveling and spending time with her grandchildren. She was the wife of the late Paul Gaffuri; mother of Paul E. Gaffuri, M.D. (Barbara) and the late Adriane Marie Gaffuri; grandmother of Paul B. Gaffuri, Elizabeth Ann Kearney (Jason), Catherine B. Spooner (Patrick), Barbara I. Gaffuri, Alison S. Gaffuri; Mary Ann Gaffuri and Matthew T. Gaffuri; great-grandmother of Elizabeth, William, James, and Sean; sister of Eda Boffi and the late Mary Landi and Lee Landi; two nephews survive. Funeral services Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 9:30 from the McVeigh Funeral Home, 208 North Allen St., Albany thence to Mater Christi Church, Albany at 10 a.m. where a memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Relatives and friends are invited and may call Saturday morning in the funeral home after 8 a.m. Those wishing to remember Dolly in a special way may send a contribution to the Parish of Mater Christi, 40 Hopewell St., Albany, NY 12208. To leave the family a message on their guest book, please visit www.McveighFuneralHome.
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Published in Albany Times Union from Nov. 8 to Nov. 9, 2012
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