August 1, 1927 ~ January 19, 2010
Alice Gaffney (nee O'Neil) 82 of Bath died January 19 2010. Preceded in death by her husband of 56 years Frank J. Gaffney Alice was a graduate of St. Vincent High School and Trinity College. She taught high school history and established a tutoring business called 'Pathways to Success.' Alice was a woman of great faith. She was deeply devoted to her family especially her grandchildren whom she loved dearly. In her thoughts and actions Alice was always a generous and giving person. Her kindnesses for others her bright and witty sense of humor and determined spirit will always be remembered. Special thanks to Dr. Molly (Kramer) Scantling Alice's goddaughter for her love and compassionate care. She is survived by her children Maureen (Nick) Katanic Sean (Jeni) Gaffney Colleen (Art) Thompson and Patrick Gaffney; 7 grandchildren; siblings Mary O'Neil James F. O'Neil Patience J. O'Neil Margaret Ann (Harry) Freer J. Philip (Mary Karen) O'Neil; sister-in-law Barbara O'Neil; and many nieces nephews and family. Alice was predeceased by her parents Augustin F. and Marie (Kramer) O'Neil; brothers Robert A. O'Neil and Donal M. O'Neil; and sisters-in law Mary Helen O'Neil and Margaret K. O'Neil. Mass of Christian Burial Friday January 22 2010 9:30 AM at St. Hilary Catholic Church 2750 W. Market St. Interment in Ira Rd Cemetery. Friends may call at Hummel Funeral Home COPLEY 3475 Copley Rd 44321 January 21 2010 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Catholic Charities St. Hilary Church Bath Fire Dept. Inc. or the charity of choice.