Joseph Vincent Gallagher

Joseph Vincent Gallagher, 99, music teacher in Schaumburg area public schools, band leader and trumpet player in Chicagoland, Air Force veteran of 52 missions over Europe during World War II, beloved husband of the late Dorothy Grill Gallagher, loving father of the late Joseph Daniel, Catherine Elizabeth, Daniel Anthony (Carol), and Thomas Patrick, loving grandfather of Megan (Mat) McCatty, Erin (Sean) Williams, John (Jennifer Mitchell) Gallagher, Annie (Phil) Hayes, Andy Gallagher, and Will Gallagher, adoring great grandfather of Jack and Hugh McCatty, Grace, Nick, and Mae Williams, Danny Hayes and Danny's sibling-on-the-way. Preceded in death by parents Daniel Francis and Delia Daly Gallagher, and siblings Anthony (Margaret), Daniel (Bernice), Catherine, Helen (Leonard) Smith, Marie (Leonard) Feil, and Anne (Roland) Spangenberg. Loving uncle of many nieces and nephews. In state Saturday from 10 AM until the time of the Mass at 11 AM at Villa St. Benedict, 1920 Maple Ave., Lisle, IL 60532. Interment St. Michael Cemetery. Memorials can be made to the Villa St. Benedict Foundation.

Funeral Home

AHLGRIM & SON FUNERAL HOME
330 W GOLF RD Schaumburg, IL 60195-3698
(847) 882-5580

Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on Nov. 27, 2018