Dennis Edward "Denny" Gallagher
Age 91, of Hillsboro, Missouri, died on Saturday June 04, 2022, in St. Louis, Missouri. Adored and devoted father (our Superman) joined our beloved mother, his "Baby Doll" (Patricia Gallagher, nee Lynch) in heaven fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church on Saturday, June 4th, 2022. Born on December 1, 1930, in St. Louis, MO, he was the son of the late Joseph and Mary Gallagher (nee Carter). He attended Normandy High School and later Washington University while enjoying football as a quarterback. He was passionate about his love story marriage, family, fishing, bowling, magic and golf. He loved his home at the lake. He loved Raintree. Serving in the Korean War, he ranked as U.S. Army Corporal and served as Company Clerk of Company A. (M.A.S.H. Unit!). Faithful parishioner of Good Shepherd Catholic Church.
He is survived by:
Son- Dennis (Susan) Gallagher, of Overland, Missouri
Daughter- Shannon Hillyard, of Hillsboro, Missouri.
Son- Joseph (Julie) Gallagher, of Hillsboro, Missouri
Daughter-Tracy (Brett) Conrad, of St. Peter's Missouri
Son- Kevin (Jennifer) Gallagher, of Trinity, Florida.
He was the grandfather of 16 grandchildren and Great Grandfather of 3
Our dear uncle, cousin, and friend.
Preceded in death by:
His Parents (listed above)
Wife-Patricia Gallagher (nee Lynch)
Sister-in-law Jenny Gallagher
Sister-in law Louise Gallagher
Visitation- June 15, 2022, from 5pm to 8pm at Robert D. Brown Funeral Home, Hillsboro, Missouri
Funeral Mass- June 16, 2022, 10:30 am at Good Shepherd Catholic Church, Hillsboro, Missouri.
Burial-Jefferson Barrack's National Cemetery, St. Louis, Missouri
Memorials to St Jude Children's Research Hospital would be appreciated.
Services under the direction of Robert D. Brown Funeral Home 103 4th Street, Hillsboro, Missouri, 63050