Kevin M. Lynch – Florida

Kevin M. Lynch – Florida

Kevin M. Lynch, 67, of New Port Richey, Fla., passed away on June 10, 2018. Born in Woonsocket, R.I., on April 28, 1951, Kevin lived most of his life in Rhode Island, also spending time in Hawaii before moving to Florida in 1999.

Kevin was a graduate of LaSalle Academy, the University of Tampa, and Suffolk University Law School. After college, he was a counselor with ROAD Counseling before becoming a police officer with the Woonsocket Police Department. After law school, he worked as a prosecutor, first in Rhode Island and later in Hawaii. He returned to Rhode Island in the mid -1990s and entered private practice.

Kevin, known as “Stork” in college, was a pole vaulter and a volleyball player. He was known for his dry wit and love of a good pun.

Kevin is survived by his sister, Paula A. Shaw of Poquoson, Va.; a brother, Thomas E. Lynch of Woonsocket; his sister-in-law Christine M. Lynch of Woonsocket; a nephew, six nieces, and several grand-nieces and nephews.

Kevin was predeceased by his parents, Matthew E. and Anne M. (Shunney) Lynch; his brother, Francis J. (Christine) Lynch of Woonsocket; his brother-in-law, William R. (Paula) Shaw, of Poquoson, Va.; and his sister-in-law, Denise A. (Thomas) Lynch, of Woonsocket.

Funeral and burial arrangements are private. In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully suggests a memorial donation to the charity of your choice.