Andrew Paul Mulvaney, 90, a retired Navy careerist and postal worker for over 20 years, died Sunday, August 10, 2014. He was the beloved husband of Isabel (Gormly) Mulvaney.
Born in Holyoke, Massachusetts, a son of the late Patrick J. and Ellen (Sullivan) Mulvaney, he has been a resident of Warwick since 1962. Mr. Mulvaney was a Navy veteran of World War II, Korean and Vietnam Wars. He served on various ships on both the Atlantic and Pacific fleets, retiring as Sr. Chief Boatswains Mate. He was a member of the Fleet Reserve and a parishioner of St. Kevin Church.
He was the beloved father of Maureen Fritchy, Karen Myers and Paula Mulvaney; brother of Eileen Gilhooley, Mary Sullivan, Theresa McGinnis and the late Edward, Larry, Leo and Joseph Mulvaney. Also survived by five grandchildren and one great granddaughter.
A visitation will be held Thursday, August 14, at 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. in the Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Home, 2435 Warwick Ave. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. in St. Kevin Church, Sandy Lane. Burial, with military honors, will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Providence. Information and condolences, visit QuinnFuneralHome.com