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Virginia "Ginger" (McNeil) McGaffigan
  • In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the VNA Hospice and Palliative Care in memory of Ginger McGaffigan to support patient care at VNA Care, Fund Development at 199 Rosewood Drive, Suite 180, Danvers, MA 01923 or online at:
  • www.vnacare.org.

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“The Tobin's send their deepest sympathies to the McGaffigan family, our thoughts and prayers are with you all.GodBless ”
1 of 4 | Posted by: Patrick Tobin

“Joe ....We are saddened by the loss of your beautiful wife, Ginger. My good memories of Ginger was the always smiling face, her happy vibrant...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: A friend

“Margaret and I feel so lucky to call Ginger our life-long friend. Our memories will keep us going forever. Words cannot express our love for Ginger...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Anne & Margaret O'Connor - MA

“Ginger, we will never forget our conversations and your bright smile at "coffee after mass" at St Tim's, as well as your devotion to your family and...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: David Arthur - Norwood, MA


McGaffigan, Virginia "Ginger" (McNeil), 76, of Norwood, formerly of West Roxbury. Passed away after a lengthy illness on December 14, 2016, surrounded by family. Beloved wife and best friend of Patrick "Joe" McGaffigan for 55 years. Loving mother of Joe and Kara McGaffigan of Quincy, Michael McGaffigan of Orlando, FL, Richard and Lisa McGaffigan of Florence, Theresa and John Awiszus of Medford, Kathy and Matt Costello of Medfield, and Brian McGaffigan of Norwood. Born and raised in Brighton, MA. She was predeceased by her parents, Ann and Elmer McNeil; brother Walter McNeil; and sister Mary Richards. Loving sister of Sr. Ann McNeil, Paul McNeil, and Eddie McNeil and his partner Debbie Cummings. Devoted Nana of Declan, Justin, Peyton, Megan, Ryan and Colin. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. She will be remembered for her devotion to her faith, family and husband. Relatives and friends are invited to attend visiting hours in the Holden, Dunn and Lawler Funeral Home, 55 High Rock St. Westwood on Monday December 19 from 4:00 to 8:00pm. Funeral procession from the funeral home on Tuesday December 20, at 10:00am, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Timothy's Church, 650 Nichols St. Norwood at 11:00AM. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the VNA Hospice and Palliative Care in memory of Ginger McGaffigan to support patient care at VNA Care, Fund Development at 199 Rosewood Drive, Suite 180, Danvers, MA 01923 or online at www.vnacare.org.

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