Richardson-Gaffey Funeral Home

382 First Parish Road, Scituate, MA


Gail F. Jillett

December 11, 1943October 5, 2019

Gail F. Jillett, 75, of Scituate passed away after a brief illness on October 5, 2019. She was the beloved partner of nearly 35 years to the late Dianne Saferian, who predeceased her in 2017. Born and raised in Malden, MA, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Alice Ruth (Redford) Jillett. Gail worked for many years in food service, mainly at Jamie’s Restaurant in Scituate, where she was employed for more than 30 years and retired as the restaurant manager. Gail adored her family and friends and treasured Saturday night dinners with them followed by a game night, where she would often play Yahtzee, Skip Bo and other card games. She was a loving person and cared deeply for her 16 year old rescue dog, Molly, who was her faithful companion. She was the beloved mother of the late James P. Flannery, Jr. and the cherished grandmother of Zackary Flannery of Stoughton and Amanda Flannery of Scituate.

Loving sister of Dawn Medugno and her husband Emilio of Methuen, Patricia Giannino and her late husband John of Medford, Edward Jillett and his wife Pauline of Billerica and FL, Diane Jillett of Malden, Robert Jillett and his wife Kimberly of TX and the late Marilyn Hazeltine and her late husband Thomas Hazeltine, the late Joan Meara and her late husband James Meara and the late Barbara Gaudreau and her husband Albert Gaudreau. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends. Services will take place privately. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to the American Cancer Society, 3 Speen St, Framingham, MA 01701 or to the American Diabetes Association, 260 Cochituate Rd #200, Framingham, MA 01701.


  • Family Visitation Thursday, October 10, 2019


Gail F. Jillett

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