Community mourns the loss of Gerry Habershaw
WARWICK, RI— A wake for Gerry Habershaw, the former Pilgrim High School Principal, was held this evening at the Quinn Funeral Home in Warwick— drawing hundreds of community members.
Habershaw served as principal at the school since 2016, and had a long career in the education industry beforehand. He passed away Saturday unexpectedly at the age of 57.
A vigil was held Sunday evening at Pilgrim High School’s football field. Students and faculty gathered to remember their principal.
A Go-Fund Me page was created to help the family of Habershaw. At the moment, it has raised over $16,000.
A funeral service will be held for Gerry Habershaw tomorrow at St. Kevin Church in Warwick at 10 AM.