Julie Mae Norton Gallo was received by the Lord at 7:00 in the evening on Thursday, July 3rd, 2014. She was comforted by the presence of her son, Troy Gallo, as she passed from this life into peaceful joyous bliss from her home in Yuma, Arizona. She was born February 19, 1942 in Bald Knob, Arkansas and was raised in Yuma. Julie was a no-nonsense strong willed woman of self-determination. She will be lovingly remembered for her beauty, indomitable spirit, kindness, devotion, and the love she carried in her heart for each of her children whether near or far.
Julie was greeted in Heaven by her parents, Claude and Dimple (Kidd) Norton; brother, Norman Norton; sister, Diane (Norton) Stewart; aunt, Oralee (Norton) Winebarger; and her eternal love, husband, August Gallo.
Julie is survived by her son, Troy Gallo; daughters, Debra (Gallo) Crawford, Nancy Gallo, and Julie Ann Rich; numerous grand and great-grandchildren.
A service will be held at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 10, 2014 at Johnson Mortuary, 1415 S. 1st Avenue, Yuma.