Born in San Francisco on Sept. 28, 1911. Gaffney studied at the CSFA. By the 1930s she had settled in Napa. After her marriage to William Walker in 1938, she was inactive while raising a family, and in 1979 she resumed painting. Her last years were in a rest home in Sacramento; she died there on April 27, 2002. Exh: Bay Region AA, 1930s; Santa Cruz Art League, 1938; Oakland Art Gallery, 1939.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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