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Catherine Gaffney

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[July 31, 2008]  Catherine L. Gaffney, 92, of Lincoln, died Wednesday, July 30, 2008, at 5 p.m. at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital.

Her graveside service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary's Cemetery, with the Rev. John Pham officiating.

No visitation is scheduled.

Peasley Funeral Home in Lincoln is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Gaffney had been employed at Armour Creamery and as an apartment manager in Chicago.

She was born Jan. 9, 1916, in Lincoln to Stanley and Catherine Pelc Pushala. She married Paul Gaffney, and he preceded her in death.

She is survived by one sister, Margaret Hagan of Atlanta; one brother, Leo Pushala of Lincoln; and several nieces and nephews.

She was also preceded in death by three brothers and three sisters.

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She was a member of Holy Family Church.

Memorials may be made to her church or to Carroll Catholic School.

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