Leona <I>Best</I> Gallagher

Leona Best Gallagher

Cleveland, Oswego County, New York, USA
Death 19 Nov 1988 (aged 97)
Rome, Oneida County, New York, USA
Burial Jewell, Oneida County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 36745880 · View Source
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Post-Standard, The (Syracuse, NY) - Thursday, November 10, 1988

Former Cleveland resident Leona M. Gallagher , 97, died Wednesday at Rome City Hospital after a long illness.

A native of Cleveland, Mrs. Gallagher resided most of her life there before moving to Utica. She was a communicant of Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Utica, and a charter member of the auxiliary of Cleveland Post 858, American Legion.

Surviving are a son, James of Oswego; two daughters, Madeline Dunning of Utica and Emily Ransom of Cleveland; six grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; 14 great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in St. Mary's Church, Cleveland. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Cleveland.

Calling hours will be 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Watson Funeral Home, Central Square.

Contributions may be made to St. Mary's Church.

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