Kevin J. Rafferty

Rafferty, Kevin J. 54, passed away on March 27th at Rhode Island Hospital. Born in Providence, he was the son of Mary (Miller) Rafferty and the late Joseph Rafferty. He was also the brother of the late Brain Rafferty. Kevin was a graduate of St. Matthew School and Cranston East High School. He was an avid fan of the Providence and Boston Bruins. For over 20 years Kevin was a member of IATSE Local #23. Burial will be private. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at a later date.

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Kyle Josephson - 03/30/2013

So sorry for the loss of your son. I knew Kevin since I was in Eden Park school! I would be across the street playing at the Vent's house. I also came by to visit after the loss of Brian.

I will miss them both very much.

I am so very sorry. May God bless you Mary!

Carol and Ed Brooklyn - 03/30/2013

Sending our deep sympathy and condolences on Kevin's loss. Losing two sons and a husband are great losses. May they all be at peace now.
We are so sorry for these losses.
Carol and Ed Brooklyn and family

Ed McKeon - 03/30/2013

Very sorry for your loss.RAFF was a great guy.

ron nani - 03/30/2013

god bless you and yours a fellow union member, you will be missed.

Chip Bailey - 03/30/2013

Sorry for the loss of you son. He always had a smile and made alot of peole laugh.
He will be dearly missed. I had the pleasure of havin a couple of beer with him over the last 20 or so years.

Dan & Chriss Morrison - 03/31/2013

Dear Mary,
We were saddened to learn of Kevin's passing. He was someone who always made me smile and was gifted with Joe's ability to have someone instantly like him. I will be in touch with you...
Dan and Chriss

Paul & Joyce Chalko - 03/31/2013

Sorry for your loss. We will kept Kevin in our thought always.

Beth Chalko - 03/31/2013

Very sorry for your loss. May Kevin be at Peace.

Richard Goins Jr - 03/31/2013

WoW i am in shock. i had the privilege to work with kevin for many years. Kevin was a blast to work with and liked by many. My deepest condolences to you all. RIP. Kevin its time for a better place now.

Joe McGovern Jr - 03/31/2013

Mrs Rafferty
Im very sorry for your loss.Kevin was a very nice person I have known him since around 1973.I have lots of nice memories.
God Bless!

Ed Ferris - 04/01/2013

So sorry to hear of Kevin's passing. We went to grade school together at St. Matthews. We had many fun times together. He was such a fun kid to grow up with. We would laugh for hours. He left me with many happy memories. God Bless you

pat sullivan - 04/01/2013

Dear Mrs.Rafferty so sorry for your loss Raff was an awsome person and a just a fun guy to be around. RIP

Jim McMahon - 04/01/2013

So sorry for your loss Mrs. Rafferty . Kevin was a great guy. I remember the days of playing street hockey in front of the Rafferty home.

LYNN FALLON - 04/01/2013

Mrs. Rafferty,I am so sorry for the loss of your son. Raff was a very sweet person and he'll be sorely missed.

Joe Gemma - 04/01/2013

All the Rafferty men carried big hearts and were always there to lend a hand. They will all be missed, but remembered with love.

Jimmy Hindle - 04/01/2013

Mrs Rafferty,Raff was a great guy and I am sorry for your loss.

Carol "Stearns" McCarty - 04/08/2013

Dear Mary, My sister June sent me this obit from the Prov. Journal, about your son Kevin, was so sorry to read this, so young, my prayers are with you at this time for peace and comfort, to you and your family,we lost a son last year, 51, due to alcoholism, was so sad, so young, he left us a beautiful wife and two great grandchildren, am so blessed to have them. Ginger writes me occasionaly and tells me you two have lunch, I hope to join you and maybe some of the other Hunkas, that are still in Prov. Mac and I have been going through alot of old pictures, we sure had some great times together, years ago, can you believe Mac and I have been married 57 years, don't get home as much as we use to , but hope to go back this fall. Love to you and May God give you comfort and know Kevin is at peace. xoxoxxoxo

Tom Fitz-Simon - 02/09/2015

so sorry for your loss,he will be missed by

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