Joseph C. Gaffney

Joseph C. Gaffney passed away peacefully Monday, July 16, 2012, at the age of 90. He was the beloved husband of the late Jayne R. (nee Pitzke); loving father of Dr. Joseph L. (Pam) Gaffney and Fred Gaffney; proud grandpa of Joseph R. (Jaclyn) Gaffney, Jessica (Doug) DeBack, Jarrod Gaffney (Allison Kremers) and Eric Gaffney; great-grandpa of Ruby DeBack and one on the way from Joey and Jaclyn; and brother of Geraldine Stigler, Arthur Gaffney and Mary (Francis) Stich. He is further survived by many nieces and nephews, other relatives and many friends.

Joseph will be remembered for his positive attitude and known for his great storytelling.
Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. with a 4 p.m. funeral service Sunday, July 22, at the Max A. Sass & Sons Mission HIlls Chapel, 8910 W. Drexel Ave. A private family interment will be at Prairie Home Cemetery.

Max A. Sass & Sons Funeral and Cremation Services, Mission Hills Chapel, is serving the family. For more information, call 414-427-0707 or visit online at