Thomas W. Gaffney

Born: Sun., Aug. 25, 1929
Died: Tue., Feb. 5, 2013


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Thomas W. Gaffney, 83, of Williamstown, passed away Tuesday evening at the Hershey Medical Center.

Born in Williamstown, August 25, 1929, a son of the late John and Margaret Flynn Gaffney.

Tom was a veteran of the Korean War, where he served with the U.S. Army.  He is a Post Member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6497 and American Legion Post 239, both of Williamstown.

Tom retired from the former AMP, Inc. Williamstown.

He was a life member of Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, Williamstown

In addition to his parents he was pre-deceased by three brothers, James, John "Sub" and Michael; two sisters, Agnes and Margaret.

Surviving are his two daughters, Josette M. Fenstermacher and Cindy A. Showers, both of Williamstown; three granddaughters, Tonia Showers, Camilla McNeal and Tricia Showers; three great grandchildren, KyLee Fenstermacher, Bailee McNeal and Fletcher Thompson; one brother, Kerry Gaffney;  nieces and nepehws.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family with Rev. C. Anthony Miller officiating.  Burial will be in the Sacred Heart Cemetery, Williamstown.  In lieu of flowers donations should be made to the Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, c/o the parish office, 732 Main Street, Lykens PA 17048.   Dimon Funeral Homes, Inc. has been entrusted with the arrangements.   To sign the guest book visit www.dimonfuneralhome.com



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Joe & Judy Shuttlesworth
   Posted Wed February 06, 2013
Cindy, Josette & Families...We are saddened to hear of the loss of your father & grandfather. Please accept our deepest sympathy, hugs & prayers during this difficult time. Our thoughts are with you.

Joy Rowe
   Posted Wed February 06, 2013
Josette, Cindy and families, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your Father and Grandfather. I will be thinking of you and if there is something I can do Please let me know.

Adam Koppenhaver
   Posted Wed February 06, 2013
Camilla and Family,

So sorry for you loss. You and your family are in my prayers.

Candy Schade
   Posted Thu February 07, 2013
Cindy and Families,
My deepest sympathy. Tom was always a great person and sure loved his family and" the dogs ". Losing a parent is always painful, but knowing his personal pain is over and he is at peace , may help comfort you. Keep the memories close to your heart and he will always be with you.
Please know that I am here for you and my thoughts and prayers are with you.
Love, Candy

Candy Schade
   Posted Thu February 07, 2013
Josette and Family,
My sincere sympathy. During our friendship I have many happy memories of your Dad. He was always a gentleman and a great Dad to you and Cindy. May he rest in peace .

Chelsea Bobroski
   Posted Thu February 07, 2013
Sorry for your loss of your father and grandfather . Your prayers are in my heart.

John and Kathy Buffington
   Posted Thu February 07, 2013
Sister Cindy,
Take comfort in knowing you have a special guardian angel watching over you. Our thoughts are with you.

Elaine
   Posted Thu February 07, 2013
Cindy, so sorry to hear of your loss, you were a good daughter and took good care of your dad,my deepest sympathy to you and your family.

Susie (Behney) Ababon
   Posted Thu February 07, 2013
Josette and family, My thoughts and prayers are with you. Susie( Behney )Ababon

Verda and Jim Smith
   Posted Thu February 07, 2013
Cindy, Josette and families, We were so sorry to hear of the loss of your dad. We have many fond memories of him coming down to take care of the "dogs". Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Take comfort in your memories. Sincerely, Verda and Jim

Cheryl & Dave
   Posted Thu February 07, 2013
So sorry for the loss of your father and grandfather. We know how well you all took care of him this last year. May he rest in peace.

Betty J Barr
   Posted Sat February 09, 2013
Cindy, Josette and Families - My thoughts and prayers are with you at this very difficult time.

Christopher A Murray
   Posted Sun February 10, 2013
Cindy and Family ; Your in our throughts and praryers.
The Murray Family,Chula Vista , Calif...

Thomas Bopp
   Posted Sun February 10, 2013
To The Gaffney family, I wish to send my sincere condolences. Tom was a neighbor and friend of mine for many years. I always enjoyed talking with him. He will be sadly missed.

Penny & Terry Bush
   Posted Sun February 10, 2013
Cindy, Tricia and Family, so sorry to hear of your loss. Prayer and hugs to all of you.

Ron Soliday
   Posted Mon February 11, 2013
My condolences to the family in your loss.

CHARLETTE PACINI
   Posted Wed February 13, 2013
Please accept my sincere condolences on your loss. Tom was a lovely man and a gentle soul. Again, my sincerest sympathy on his passing.

Ken & Cheryl Schaeffer
   Posted Wed February 13, 2013
Cindy, Josette & Family; So saddened to hear of your Dad's passing. Cherish the fond memories to get through this difficult time. Sincere Sympathy, Ken & Cheryl & family

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