Geraldine M. Gallagher, 93, of Woodstock, passed away on Monday, June 27, 2022 at Hearthstone Manor in Woodstock.
She was born May 24, 1929 in Chicago, the daughter of Anton and Helen (Muchewicz) Dubach. She married Thomas J. Gallagher on August 8, 1953.
Geraldine, fondly remembered as Jerry or Cookie, was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Woodstock. She had retired from Marian Central Catholic High School in Woodstock after many years of service in the cafeteria. After her husband retired, they spent many of their retirement winters in Florida. Jerry most enjoyed spending time with her adored grandchildren and great grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband, Thomas J. Gallagher; daughters, Kathleen (Terry) Harbes, Karen Griswold, Mary (John) Hammond; grandchildren, Shannon (Brian) Rivera, Tom Griswold, Jonathan Hammond, Megan (Andrew) Hanson; great grandchildren, Jordyn, Dawson, Ellie, Thomas Hendrix, Azabelle, Amira and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Irene Armato, Lorraine Sopejstal; and a brother, Norbert Dubach.
There will be a private gathering and Funeral Mass at St. Mary Catholic Church in Woodstock. Private interment will be in Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Woodstock.