James P. Gallagher
James Gallagher, a former Rockaway resident, died August 12.
Gallagher was born, raised and educated in Rockaway. He lived in Chicago for the past 25 years.
He was preceded in death by his father, Michael.
Gallagher is survived by his mother, Noreen; wife, Lanette; daughters, Kendall and Kyley; brothers, Christopher (Patricia), Thomas and Michael; sisters, Eileen, Rosemary, Patricia (Michael) Chevalier, Genevieve (Daniel) Wickman.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Denis S. O'Connor Funeral Home, with visitation to be held on Saturday, August 16 and Sunday, August 17 from 2-5 p.m. and 7-10 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, August 18 at 9:45 a.m. at St. Francis de Sales Church. Interment will be at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Valhalla, New York.