The Tina Thielen-Gaffey Family

Tina Thielen Gaffey forged a musical legacy and gifted countless people with laughter, spirit and love. Behind the scenes of this musical force was a loving family, two amazing daughters and a husband who loved her long and hard through sunshine and storm. Nothing can make losing Tina right. Nothing can fill the hole she has left behind. But with lots of love and attention we can work together to build bridges of healing for this beautiful family.

I have created this page in the hopes that we can raise money to help cover the costs of this great loss. In lieu of donating here consider donating to a charity or support group. If you can't donate, pay it forward with kindness.
Take an extra moment to listen longer. Take a moment hold someone's hand. Take a moment to dedicate an act of love in her name. Tell someone you love them and don't stop until you know they've heard you.

There will be two services for Tina.

Thusday, September 14th- 1:00 Visitation, 2:00 Service
Concordia Lutheran Church, Duluth MN

Saturday, September 16th- 1:00 Visitation, 2:00 Service
Wisconsin Immanuel Lutheran, New London, WI

As requested by go fund me- I was a long time friend of Tina's and I pledge that this money will go to Jim Gaffey and the girls to be used to help cover funeral expenses and living expenses so Jim can spend more as much time as possible with the girls.

Jennifer Paker
St. Paul, MN

Donations (0)

  • Pat & Susan Sage 
    • $50 
    • 24 mos
  • Jennie Laubenstein Marshall  
    • $25 
    • 25 mos
  • Dan and Polly Maiman 
    • $200 
    • 25 mos
  • Eric McEnaney 
    • $50 
    • 25 mos
  • John & Thelma Rife 
    • $50 
    • 25 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Jennifer Scovell- Parker 
Organizer
Saint Paul, MN
Jim Gaffey 
Beneficiary
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