Bay City, Michigan
Uncle Bun passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at Bay Special Care, age 88. He was born February 4, 1926 in Bay City to the late James E. and Loretta (Woods) Gallagher. He married Josephine Adamski in 1962 and she predeceased him on March 27, 2007. Uncle Bun was a WWII veteran and served his country with the US Marine Corps. He retired from the Dow Chemical Company with over 30 years of dedicated service and was a member of Our Lady of Peace Parish-St. Mary’s Church. Uncle Bun enjoyed spending time with his wife and singing in the church choir. He was an avid golfer and Detroit Tiger fan.
Surviving is two sister in-laws, Esther and Lillian Gallagher, five nephews: Bob, John, Jim, Brian and Steven Gallagher and two nieces, Patty Lambert and Kelly Reed. Uncle Bun is also survived by seven cousins: Tom, Judy, Ralph, Chicky, Mike, Gary and Linda. He was predeceased by two brothers, Tom and Jim Gallagher.
The Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday, August 22, 2014 at 11:00am at Our Lady of Peace Parish-St. Mary’s Church. Fr. Patrick Jankowiak will celebrate Mass and Military Honors, under the auspices of the Bay County Veterans Council will immediately follow Mass. Private interment will be in St. Patrick Cemetery. Friends may call at the church on Friday from 10:00am until the time of Mass.