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Katherine Mary "Kay" Gallagher Strohmeyer Smyklo
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Birth: Sep. 16, 1920
Erie
Erie County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 18, 1988
Erie
Erie County
Pennsylvania, USA

Katherine Gallagher Strohmeyer Smyklo, 67, of 1318 E. Gore Road, died Wednesday at Saint Vincent Health Center. She was born in Erie on Sept. 16, 1920, a daughter of the late Eugene and Myrtle Dayton Gallagher. She was a founding member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, a charter member of the Ladies Guild of the church, and a past member of the Belle Valley Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Clarence L. Strohmeyer. Survivors include her husband, Henry Smyklo; five sons, Lt. Col. Michael Strohmeyer of Gaithersburg, Maryland; Eugene Strohmeyer; Paul Strohmeyer, and Robert Strohmeyer, all of Erie; and Dr. Richard Strohmeyer of Palmer, Alaska; a stepdaughter, Mrs. R.W. (Phylis) Smyklo Eades of Seminole, Florida; two sisters, Mrs. Homer (Janet) Knapp of Olympia, Washington, and Mrs. Robert (Frances) Dash of San Leandro, California; two brothers, Dr. Roy Gallagher of Pullman, Washington, and Eugene Gallagher of Roseburg, Oregon; nine grandchildren; and one stepgranddaughter. Friends may call at the Russell C. Schmidt and Son Funeral Home, 2926 Pine Avenue, on Friday from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be held there Saturday at 8:30 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian burial at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church at 9 a.m. Burial will be at Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Parish prayers will be recited at the funeral home Friday at 8:30 p.m. 
 
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 Parents:
  Eugene Joseph Gallagher (1886 - 1949)
  Myrtle Mary Dayton Gallagher Hiles (1896 - 1986)
 
 Spouses:
  Clarence L. Strohmeyer (1917 - 1972)
  Henry Smyklo (1913 - 2004)*
 
 Siblings:
  Frances Gertrude Gallagher Dash (1919 - 1997)*
  Katherine Mary Gallagher Strohmeyer Smyklo (1920 - 1988)
  Edward Clement Gallagher (1922 - 1966)*
  Patricia Eugenia Gallagher Metzler (1924 - 1961)*
  Janet Rita Gallagher Myles (1925 - 2008)*
  Leroy Vincent Gallagher (1927 - 2006)*
  Eugene Joseph Gallagher (1930 - 2009)*
  Kenneth John Gallagher (1932 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
Erie
Erie County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
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Record added: Nov 06, 2008
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Katherine Mary Kay <i>Gallagher</i> Strohmeyer Smyklo
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Katherine Mary Kay <i>Gallagher</i> Strohmeyer Smyklo
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