Evelyn R. (Malo) Gaffney

Evelyn R. (Malo) Gaffney, of Holbrook, passed away peacefully October 29, 2019 at the age of 92. Born, raised, and educated in Boston, Evelyn had been a resident of Holbrook since 1954. She worked in food services for the Holbrook Public Schools and Cardinal Cushing School in Hanover. She was an active parishioner of St. Joseph’s Church in Holbrook and was a member of the Josepheens. Evelyn was an avid Bingo player and enjoyed taking trips to Foxwoods.

Beloved wife of the late James F. Gaffney. Loving mother of James Gaffney and his wife Penny of Berkshire, Regina Cahill of Abington and her late husband Christopher, and the late Charles Gaffney and Robert Gaffney. Mother-in-law of Gina Gaffney of Abington. Devoted sister of Madeline Delano of FL, Lucille DeLano of Boston, and the late Lawrence Malo, Margarette Been, and Dorothy Workman. Also survived by 6 grandchildren.

Visiting hours will be held at the Hurley Funeral Home, 127 So. Franklin St. (Rt. 37), Holbrook on Monday, November 4th beginning at 9am followed by a funeral mass at St. Joseph’s Church in Holbrook at 10:30am. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Interment St. Mary’s Cemetery, Randolph.


First Name: Brian & Tina
Last Name: DeLano
City: Norwood
State: MA
Country: USA
Entry Date: 11/01/2019

We will miss you Auntie Evei, I'm glad you and mom were able to reconnect. We will all miss you dearly. Love you Brian, Tina, Mom and Jonny.

First Name: Linda
Last Name: Fouse
City: Sarasota
State: FL
Country: USA
Entry Date: 11/02/2019

Love you Aunt Evie. Remembering all the cookouts with a smile.w

First Name: Linda
Last Name: Smith
City: Norwell
State: MA
Country: USA
Entry Date: 11/04/2019

My thoughts and prayers are with your family.

Linda Brown -Smith

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