Kathleen Gaffney{née Keon}

Name of Person: Kathleen Gaffney{née Keon}
Date of death: Thursday 15th February 2024
Area: Kinlough, Leitrim / Ballyshannon, Donegal / Castleblayney, Monaghan
Notice: Kathleen Gaffney, born Keon in the village of Askill, Kinlough, Co. Leitrim, Ireland, passed away peacefully at Advocate Christ Hospital in Chicago Ridge after a brief illness. She was the beloved wife of the late Noel, and loving sister to Maureen, the late Anne, and John. Kathleen was cherished as the mother of Genevieve, Noelle, Maeve, Brenda, and Lorna, and adored as a grandmother to nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Kathleen will be deeply missed by her extended family, friends, and the community. She was a business owner of Gaffney Travel, and her strong leadership and kindness made her a beloved boss to everyone.

Visitation will be held on Monday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., and the funeral will take place on Tuesday at Our Lady of the Ridge Church. The mass will be live-streamed for those who cannot attend in person. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Mercy Home For Boys and Girls would be appreciated. For more details, visit Curley Funeral Home.