Joseph I. Gallagher

Joseph I. Gallagher, 63, of Avoca, died Friday at Hospice Community Care, Dunmore. His wife, Catherine Donahue Gallagher, died March 20, 2007.

He was born in Sugar Notch, June 11, 1950, and was the son of the late Jerome and Shirley Hooper Gallagher.

He is survived by two sons, Thomas J. Gallagher, Taylor; and Joseph I. Gallagher Jr., Plains; a daughter, Noelle Mancini, Hughestown; a brother, Thomas Gallagher, Wilkes-Barre; and four grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Tuesday at 8 p.m. at Kiesinger Funeral Services Inc., 255 McAlpine St., Duryea, with the Rev. Dennis Gray, officiating. Interment will be at St. Mary's Cemetery, Avoca, at a later date.

Friends may call Tuesday from 5 until time of service.

Online condolences may be made at www.kiesingerfu

Published in Scranton Times from Oct. 13 to Oct. 14, 2013