RICHARD McCAFFREY (1934 - 2019)

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Service Information
Everly-Wheatley Funeral Home
1500 West Braddock Road
Alexandria, VA
Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Everly-Wheatley Funeral Home
1500 West Braddock Road
Alexandria, VA 22302
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Memorial service
Friday, Nov. 22, 2019
11:00 AM



Of Alexandria, Virginia, passed away peacefully on November 10, 2019, surrounded by the love of his family. Dick was born in Pittsburgh, Pa. on March 10, 1934 to Thomas J. and Lillian Stocker McCaffrey. Following his graduation from Georgetown University Dick served in the Marine Corps and then moved to Alexandria, VA. where he began a career in real estate that spanned fifty plus years and continued until his death. He leaves to mourn his passing his wife of 31 years, Gayle McCaffrey, children, Matthew McCaffrey, Kellie Meehan (Brian), Adam McCaffrey, Adam Linder (Terry Isner), and Sarah Linder, grandchildren, Kayla LaVallee (Ryan), Morgan McCaffrey, Michael Meehan, Sean Meehan, Tayler Fichtelman (Tristan), Brigid McCaffrey, Olivia Isner, Savannah Isner, and Erica Isner, great-grandchildren, Craig and Lauren LaVallee, brothers, Thomas and William McCaffrey, eight nieces and nephews and their children and grandchildren.
Dick will also be missed by his good friends, his colleagues and his clients. We will all miss his strength and incredible integrity, his calm and reassuring way, his good counsel, his kindness and his twinkling Irish eyes.
Visitation will be held at Everly-Wheatley Funeral Home, 1500 W. Braddock Rd., Alexandria, Va, 22202 from five to seven p.m. on Thursday, November 21, 2019, followed by a memorial service on Friday, November 22, 2019 at 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a charitable donation to Fisher House Foundation or a ."

Published in The Washington Post on Nov. 17, 2019
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