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Gayle M. (Caron) Buynicki

February 10, 1951 ~ July 13, 2021 (age 70)


Gayle (Caron) Buynicki passed away peacefully on July 13th at the age of 70 surrounded by her family. Gayle was born on February 10,1951 in Springfield, MA. She graduated from Cathedral High School and in 1984 was blessed with twin identical boys who were the center of her world.

Gayle was the most caring, generous woman and lived her life loving her family beyond measure. Gayle touched everyone’s heart in her own special way. She was our angel on earth and will be missed beyond words.

Gayle proudly worked as full-time mother to her twin boys, Adam and Kevin also as a newborn baby photographer and later in the family waiting room at Baystate Medical Center. She enjoyed her summers in Lake George, photography, going to see Broadway musicals, especially holidays and time with her family.

Gayle is predeceased by her mother Beverly Caron, her father Paul G. Caron, her brother Steven Caron. 

Gayle is lovingly remembered by her longtime partner, John Hines, sons, Adam Buynicki and Kevin Buynicki with his wife Lisa, and her future twin granddaughters. Also, by Rebecca (before) King, her husband Ronnie King and Goddaughter Arianna. Gayle will be remembered by all of her loving family and friends. 

The visitation will be held at Toomey O'Brien Funeral Home 1043 Westfield Street, West Springfield, MA on Sunday July 18 from 12-3PM. The funeral mass will be held at Sacred Heart Church 395 Chestnut Street Springfield, MA on Monday at 10AM with Monsignor George Farland officiating. Interment burial to follow at Saint Michaels Cemetery 1601 State Street Springfield, MA. Donations may be made to the Make A Wish Foundation 181 Park Ave Suite 12 West Springfield, MA 01089.

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July 18, 2021

12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Toomey- O'Brien Funeral Home
1043 Westfield Street
West Springfield, MA 01089

Funeral Mass
July 19, 2021

10:00 AM
Sacred Heart Church
387 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA

July 19, 2021

11:30 AM
St. Michael's Cemetery
1601 State Street
Springfield, MA

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