Purdue University
Remember

Joseph F. Gallagher Obituary


Joseph Francis Gallagher, 87, of Manchester, died January 8, 2014 at Bedford Hills Healthcare in Bedford. Mr. Gallagher was born in Manchester, May 26, 1926, the son of Bernard and Margaret (Gibbons) Gallagher. He attended local schools and graduated from St. Anselm College in 1950 with a BA in Arts and History, attended Boston University for two years where he earned his Master's degree and attended Perdue University to further his education. He was a US Navy veteran of World War II and an avid Red Sox fan. He was a communicant of St. Raphael Church. Mr. Gallagher was a teacher in New Jersey and New York and later worked in administration for Waste Management in New Milford, CT and retired from there. He was predeceased by 4 brothers: Thomas in 1927, John in 2013, James in 1985, Bernard in 2005, and a sister, Margaret M. Loughlin in 2011. Members of his family include 13 nieces and a nephew. There are no calling hours. A Memorial Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Wednesday, January 15, 2013, at 10 a.m. at St. Raphael Church 103 Walker St. followed with urn burial in St. Joseph Cemetery, Bedford. Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 2 Commerce Dr., Bedford, NH 03110. Durning, Bykowski & Young Funeral Home, 285 Manchester St., is assiting the family with arrangements.
Read Full Obituary for Joseph Gallagher
Published online on January 9, 2014 courtesy of Durning, Bykowski & Young Funeral Home, Inc.

Guest Book Highlights

If you need help finding the right words, view our Suggested Entries
 

Other obituaries

Published in Union Leader on January 13, 2014
MANCHESTER - Joseph Francis Gallagher, 87, of Manchester, died Jan. 8, 2014, at Bedford Hills Healthcare in Bedford. Mr. Gallagher was born in Manchester, May 26, 1926, the son of Bernard and... Read Obituary

Search Memorials

- ADVERTISEMENT -

About This Site: Purdue University Memorials

The Purdue University Memorial Site includes obituaries and Guest Books from the Legacy.com network of newspaper and funeral home affiliates.

Inquire about establishing a customized memorial site for your college or university.

- ADVERTISEMENT -
- ADVERTISEMENT -