Edward F. Gallagher
Edward F. Gallagher, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died February 19.
Gallagher was born in Rockaway Beach and worked as a consulting investigative accountant for the United Nations. He was also a retired deputy inspector general for NYC Health and Hospital Corp., and a retired deputy inspector for the MTA.
He is survived by his mother, Nina Brennan Gallagher; son, Fred Grey; brothers, John Gallagher (Janet), and Timothy Gallagher (Kathy Lee); sister, Kathleen Grant; nieces and nephews, Megan, Dylan, Emily, Sarah, James Gallagher, and Kevin Grant; and granddaughter Isabelle.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach. A funeral mass was held at St. Francis de Sales Church, Belle Harbor. Interment took place at Oakwood Cemetery, Bayshore, New York.