ROBERT E. GALLAGHERJuly 24, 1934 ~ January 12, 2018 (age 83)
GALLAGHER, ROBERT, SR.”Bob” of E. Walpole. Jan 15th. Son of the late Elliot & Mary (Hickey) Gallagher. Husband of the late Gertrude Roseann (MacDonald) Gallagher. Loving father of Robert Jr & wife Kelly of Whitinsville, Gregory & wife Kathy of Hudson, Gary & wife Kris of Wareham and the late Richard “Rick”Gallagher.
Brother of Claire Linahan of Dorchester and the late Fred, John & Richard Gallagher, Barbara Richards, Helen Scharding and Dorothy Tyndall. Grandfather of Sam, Brianna, Brendan, Kelsey, Sara & Bryan Gallagher. Also survived by many nieces & nephews. Bob was the late chartered and founder and President & coach of Walpole Little League and Babe Ruth baseball in Walpole in 1973. Bob was also active in cub & boy scouting in Walpole. Late member of K of C Walpole Council and late Factory Mutual employee.
Relatives & friends are kindly invited to attend Robert’s Life Celebration on Thursday, Jan.18th from 4-8pm in the James H. Delaney Funeral Home, 48 Common Street, Walpole. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday at St Mary’s Church, E. Walpole at 11:30 am. Interment St Francis Cemetery, Walpole.