Joseph D. Coffey


Joseph D. Coffey, 25, passed away unexpectedly October 26, 2013.

Born in Warwick, he was the beloved son of Vincent M. Coffey and Kristine R. (Meinel) Coffey, RN. Joe was a graduate of Warwick Veterans Memorial High School Class of 2006, served in the US Marine Corp Reserves, and had been employed in retail sales. He was a member of the Warwick Boys and Girls Club and played in the George Schmeider Memorial Basketball League. Joe was an avid Dallas Cowboys and New York Knicks fan and had a smile that could launch a thousand ships.

He was the devoted and loving father of Juliana L. Medeiros-Coffey; devoted and loving brother of Jared R. Coffey and Jillian E. Coffey; grandson of Anna Rounds and the late Stephen and Barbara Meinel. He is also survived by many aunts, uncles; cousins; and friends.

His funeral will be held Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 8:45 a.m. from the Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Home, 2435 Warwick Ave. with a service in St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 111 West Shore Road at 10 a.m. Burial will be in Pawtuxet Memorial Park. Visiting hours Wednesday 4-8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory to the Juliana Medeiros-Coffey Education Fund, 258 Asylum Rd, Warwick, RI 02886 will be appreciated. Information and condolences, visit


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