Robert Red Keith Galloway, 82 years old, died in his home, surrounded by his loving family Thursday morning, April 18, 2013. He was born in Taunton, son of the late Percy and Laura (ONeil) Galloway. Red was a 1948 graduate of Taunton High School. As a young man he raced stock cars and that led him into the automobile business. For many years he was a automobile dealer, having his own business, Auto East on Rte. 1, in Foxboro, across from Patriot Place. Red also was a well known farmer, having farms in both Norton and Easton. He had been a member of the Hundred Club for well over 30 years. He enjoyed cooking and playing in the stock market. Red is survived by his children, Betsy Collins Renno and her husband Ronald of Plantation, Fla., Elaine Hayward and her husband Blair of Brockton, Michael Keith Galloway and his wife Diana of Norton and Robert Wayne Galloway and his wife Jeanne of Norton. He was the grandfather of 14; and the great-grandfather of five. Red was the brother of Charles Galloway of Taunton and Arnold Galloway and his wife Gail of Norton. He was also the brother of the late Nelsie Pachett, Norma Smith and Walton Bassett. Red is also survived by his companion and pal-mans best friend, his Yorkshire Terrier, Winston Galloway. A funeral service was held in the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Ave. (Rte. 138 South), Taunton, Monday, April 22, 2013, at 11 a.m. Visiting hours were Sunday from 2-6 p.m. and Monday from 10 to 11 a.m. Private family interment services will be held at a later date. To light a candle or to access the memorial register go to www.hathawayfunerals.com. Donations in his memory may be made to RP Foundation (Retinitis Pigmentosa), P.O. Box 17279, Baltimore, MD 21297-0495. Crapo-Hathaway Home for Funerals, 350 Somerset Ave., Taunton.
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Published in Easton Journal from Apr. 20 to Apr. 27, 2013