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Virginia A. (Leary) Gagnon

Quincy, Virginia A. (Leary) Gagnon, age 74, of Quincy, formerly of Dorchester, died peacefully, Thursday, September 14, 2017, surrounded by her loving family.

Virginia was born to the late Francis A. and Anna G. (Harrington) Leary in Dorchester, where she was raised and educated. Ginnie was a graduate of the former Cardinal Cushing High School, Class of 1960. She had lived in Quincy for forty-nine years.

Beloved wife for forty-nine years of Paul E. Gagnon.

Devoted sister of Ann T. Flaherty and her husband John of Scituate, Marie F. Traverse and her husband John of Medway, and Sister Kathleen Leary, SNDdeN of Andover.

Ginnie is also survived by thirteen nieces and nephews, and eighteen great nieces and nephews. She was totally devoted to her family, actively supporting the activities and accomplishments of her nieces and nephews. She was employed at the former Brilliant Seafood Company of Boston for over twenty-five years, and had been retired for many years.

Ginnie was a longtime parishioner of Saint Mary’s Church in West Quincy.

Funeral from the Sweeney Brothers Home for Funerals, 1 Independence Avenue, Quincy, Tuesday, September 19th at 9 a.m. Funeral Mass in Saint Mary’s Church, 95 Crescent Street, West Quincy at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Memorial Visiting Hours at the funeral home on Monday 4-8 p.m. Interment Saint Joseph Cemetery, West Roxbury.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Ginnie’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen Street, Framingham, MA 01701-1803.

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September 17, 2017
Paul, May your pain be eased with the great memories you hold in your heart. My sincere sympathy going your way...May Virginia R.I.P.

~ Bob Dumais


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