July 30, 2014

Medina
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George M. “Red” Gallagher

George M. “Red” Gallagher, 79, of Medina, passed away Monday, February 4, 2013. He was born August 29, 1933, in Cleveland.

He was the son of John and the late Marie Dunn and the late George Gallagher. George retired after 48 years of service from W.W. Williams. He served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War.

George was the beloved husband of Ruth (Schapel), to whom he was married 56 years; loving father of Sharon Traylinek (Joe), Kathleen Gress (Tom), Jeanne Anciaux (Brian), Susan Martz (Bob) and John Gallagher; dear grandfather of seven; loving brother of Danny Dunn, Wayne Dunn, Shirley Bedford and Bonnie Kruse.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Jack Dunn.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, February 8, 2013, 9:30 A.M., at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 606 E. Washington St., Medina. Father Thomas Stock will be the Celebrant. Burial will be at Poe Cemetery. Family will receive friends Thursday, February 7, 2013, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 P.M., at the Waite & Son Funeral Home, 765 N. Court St., Medina.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Society for Handicapped Citizens, 4283 Paradise Road, Seville, OH 44273.

Online condolences may be left at www.waitefuneralhome.com