|Birth: ||May 1, 1946|
|Death: ||Sep. 24, 2013|
It was a Tuesday when Susan J. (O'Dea) Gallant – 67, of Tewksbury, and formerly of North Reading, passed peacefully in her home, surrounded by her family after a courageous battle with ovarian cancer.
She was the daughter of the late Thomas J. and Esther M. (Marks) O'Dea. She was a graduate of North Reading High School and attended U. Mass Amherst. She worked at Kitty's Restaurant for many years as a waitress. From 1982 to present she was the owner of Mac's Dairy Farm and Ice Cream Shop in Tewksbury. She was the matriarch of the family and loved to travel to the Caribbean. She loved life, enjoyed shopping, casinos, travel and being on the computer.
Survived by her loving husband of 45 years , John Gallant; her son, John Gallant, Jr. and his wife Colleen; her daughter, Susan Jean Mathurin; her brothers, Thomas O'Dea and Timothy O'Dea; sisters, Christine O'Dea Gray and Kathleen O'Dea Carbone and her grandchildren Noah, Paige and Haley.
Her funeral was held at the Croswell Funeral Home, 19 Bow St., North Reading on Saturday September 28th, at 10:30 AM. Visiting hours were held on Friday the 27th from 4 to 8 PM. Burial is in Riverside Cemetery in North Reading. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made in her name to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.
* Taken, in part, from the Croswell Funeral Obituaries online page @ Croswellfuneralhome.com
Link to Sue's husband John's family
Created by: G.R.Deschenes
Record added: Dec 25, 2013
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