James "Jim" Gillis

Brothers and Sisters,

It is with great sadness that I regret to inform you of the passing of Brother James “Jim” Gillis who passed on November 11, 2019.

Brother Gillis was a dedicated and hardworking union member of the Department of Human Services for 28 years as a Supervising Eligibility Technician before retiring in 1999. Upon retirement, Jim joined Chapter 94 Retirees union where he was former President and the current Vice President providing services for the retirees for over 15 years.

Jim will be sorely missed by everyone.

The calling hours will be held on Saturday, at 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Chapel, 2435 Warwick Avenue, Warwick. The funeral services will begin at 2:00 p.m.

Please see the link below for more information:

With Deepest Condolences,
J. Michael Downey
RI Council 94, AFSCME, AFL-CIO