Walter McCaffrey

Former City Councilmember Walter McCaffrey laid to rest
Former City Councilmember Walter McCaffrey laid to rest
Politics Queens Courier Staff 7/17/2013 at 3:33PM

Former City Councilmember Walter McCaffrey was laid to rest last week with a wake at the Edward Lynch Funeral Home and a horse-drawn procession along Queens Boulevard. Known for his generosity and effectiveness in office, McCaffrey was 64. He represented Council District 26, including Woodside, Sunnyside, Long Island City, Astoria and Maspeth, for nearly two [...]

Former Councilmember Walter McCaffrey dies
Politics Queens Courier Staff 7/11/2013 at 10:39AM

Former City Councilmember Walter McCaffrey, known for his generosity and effectiveness in office, has died. He was 64. McCaffrey represented Council District 26, including Woodside, Sunnyside, Long Island City, Astoria and Maspeth, for nearly two decades until he was term-limited out of office in 2001. One of his successors, Jimmy Van Bramer, said the veteran [...]