Gloucester — Jeanne Marie "Jeannie" (Lafferty) Cairns of Gloucester, formerly of South Boston, passed away October 29, 2012. Jeanne was the beloved wife of the late John H. Cairns, devoted mother of Laurie A. and Brian M. Cairns both of Gloucester and cherished daughter of Mary "Betty" (Callahan) and the late Eugene Lafferty.
She was the loving sister of Stephen Lafferty of Braintree, James and his wife Pam of Ohio, Paul, Robert both of South Boston, Joseph and his wife Christina, Michael and his wife Mary, Mary Connolly and her husband Thomas, Florence Connolly and her husband Jimmy, all of Dorchester, Eugene and his wife Kathy and Richard Lafferty of South Boston. She is also survived by many loving nieces,nephews,relatives and friends.
ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral from the O'Brien Funeral Home, 146 Dorchester St. South Boston,Friday at 8:45 a.m. Funeral Mass in St. Vincent Church, 363 "E" St. South Boston, at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours Thursday 4-8 p.m. Interment at Riverside Cemetery, North Reading. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in "Jeannie's" memory to the South Boston Special Kids and Young Adults, c/o Mt.Washington Bank, 708 East Broadway,So uth Boston, MA 02127.