William "Bill" Gallagher, age 79 of North Wales and formerly of Roxboro, PA, died peacefully at home surrounded by his wife and a good friend on Monday, December 25, 2017.
Born in Donegal, Ireland, he was the son of the late Edward and Bridget (nee McGonagle) Gallagher.
He served in the United States Air Force.
William was a High School Teacher, employed by Philadelphia School District for 25 years prior to retiring in 2000.
He enjoyed attending Mass daily, taking long walks in the park and praying, and was an avid reader.
William is survived by his beloved wife of 19 years, Angela Magazu Gallagher and his daughter Linda Boileau and her husband Joe of Perkiomenville, PA and son , Michael Gallagher. He is also survived by sisters, Mary Rooney and Anne Campbell both of NY.
Relatives and friends are invited to call on Friday, December 29, 2017, from 10:00 to 11:00 AM at Mary, Mother of the Redeemer Church, 1325 Upper State Rd. North Wales, PA (Montgomeryville). His Funeral Mass will be at 11:00 AM with Rev. William Teverzczuk as celebrant. Interment will be private.
Remembrances in William's name to the St. Francis Inn 2441 Kensington Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19125 would be appreciated.
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