a gravesite service for Alvin Bennie "Chink" Gallahan, 72, of 216-32 Harrison Road, Fredericksburg, will be held Friday at 11 am. at Sunset Memorial Gardens. The body will be entombed in a mausoleum there., The Rev. Mark Olson will officiate.
Mr. Gallahan a native of McHenry died Monday at his residence, He was a carpenter for Southern Desk Company. An Veteran of World War ll, he will be buried with Military Honors.
Pallbearers will be Robert Gallahan, Theodore Timms, Ricky Chenault, Ronnie Chenault, Roger Highlander, and Rick Mann.
Mr. Gallahan is survived by his wife Mrs. Estelle M. Gallahan; one son Robert R Gallahan of Fredericksburg; three daughters Mrs. Joyce May Chenault, and Mrs. Muriel D Michniewicz, both of Fredericksburg and Mrs. Gerelene E Timms of Spotsylvania; his mother Mrs. Lillian Elizabeth Gallahan of Stafford; five brothers, Avery Gallahan, Arritt Gallahan, Allen Gallahan and Howard Gallahan all of Stafford and Marvin Gallahan of Spotsylvania; four sisters, Mrs. Irene McWhirt of Spotsylvania and Bertha Grinnan, Mrs. Ruth Burton and Mrs. Myrtle Rose all of Fredericksburg, 11 grandchildren, six great grandchildren.