Awards Ceremony and
Dinner raised $37,500 to-
ward student scholarship
aid as the University hon-
ored three selfless and
courageous members of
the Rochester, N.Y., com-
munity. Pictured with
University President Sr.
Margaret Carney, O.S.F.,
are (from left) Hon. Patri-
cia Marks, Fr. Laurence
Tracy and Ronald Sal-
March 26, 2013, after a coura-
geous 20-month battle against
St. Bonaventure in the fall of 1985,
studying mass communication.
brant sense of humor, and her quiet,
purposeful manner. Karen's pride in her
Irish heritage and her family's Texas
roots were matched only by her love of
all things Bonaventure.
ing her love for SBU.
port the University.
in advancement at the University of
Medical Center, and the Al Sigl Commu-
nity of Agencies.
Rochester's Outstanding Fundraising
Professional Award in 2012, a salute to
her many achievements.
gave others. Honoring this, the newly
created Karen M. Gaffney Memorial
Scholarship will help students attend St.
made friends wherever she went.
ents, Jack and Betty Gaffney; brother
and sister-in-law, Keith and Gale
Gaffney; sister and brother-in-law, Kelly
(Gaffney), '94, and Jim Gryglewicz, '94;
a niece, Marisa; and nephews Ryan,
Sean, and Michael.
Karen M. Gaffney '89 Memorial Scholar-
ship, PO Box 2519, St. Bonaventure, NY
THE POWER OF