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Obituary for Joseph M. Gately Jr.

GATELY, Joseph M. Jr. of Winchester and Humarock, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family, on May 7, 2022. Beloved husband of the late Barbara A. (DiLorenzo) Gately. Loving father of Joseph M. Gately and his wife Debbie, Kelly Gately and Michael Gately. Cherished grandfather of Sarah and Amy Gately. Dear Cousin of Suzanne Gately.

Joseph was a graduate of Thayer Academy, Harvard University, and Suffolk University Law School. He was a Federal Agent for the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and retired as a Colonel in the Office of Special Investigations for the United States Air Force Reserves

A Memorial Visitation will be held on Friday, May 13th at the Lane Funeral Home, 760 Main St., (Rte. 38) WINCHESTER from 9-11:30 am. Followed by a Funeral Mass at St. Mary’s Church, 155 Washington St., Winchester. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers donations in his memory may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516. Late Veteran US Navy, Korean War. For online condolences please visit