Joseph T. Gavin, 64, of Port Orange, Florida, formerly of Warwick, a retired Firefighter of 12 years for the City of Warwick, died January 11, 2018 at Florida Memorial Hospital in Daytona Beach, FL.
He was the son of the late Joseph E. Gavin and Irene (Conca) Geary.
Joseph is survived by his beloved daughter: Laura M. Goodwin (Victor) of Pearl, Mississippi; a brother: David Gavin of Warwick; three sisters: Arlene Sisto and Janet Gavin, both of Warwick and Diane Adams of North Kingstown; and three cherished grandchildren: Maxwell Smith, Gavin Goodwin and Laurel Goodwin. He was the brother of the late Stephen Gavin.
His Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 10 a.m. in St. Kevin Church, 333 Sandy Lane, Warwick. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Private burial will take place at a later date in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston.
In lieu of flowers, gifts in his memory may be made to: Warwick Firefighters Relief Association, PO Box 6033, Warwick, RI 02887. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Urquhart-Murphy Funeral Home, 800 Greenwich Avenue, Warwick. www.murphyfuneralhomes.org