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Eleanor Gallacher

April 28, 1936 August 23, 2019
Eleanor Gallacher
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Obituary for Eleanor Gallacher

Eleanor Gallacher, 83, of Harpers Ferry, formerly of Waterloo, died Friday, August 23, at the Veterans Memorial Hospital Emergency Room, Waukon. Iowa.

She was born April 28, 1936 in Girvan, Scotland, daughter of Robert and Elizabeth O’Brien Coltart. She married Alexander Collin Gallacher Oct. 31, 1954 in Girvan, Scotland. He died Jan. 10, 2014.

Eleanor was an accountant and a homemaker.

Survived by: two sons, Alex R. (Marli) of Bailey, Colorado and Dan (Kara) of Readlyn; a daughter, AnnMarie (Tom) Williams of Waterloo: five grandchildren, Bree (Mike Garcia) Gallacher, Alex Williams, Kaelan Gallacher, Dakota East and J.J. Gallacher; two great grandsons, Aidan and Issac Garcia.

Preceded in death by: her sister, Patricia Coltart.

Services will be 10:30 Thursday, August 29 at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church with burial in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Public visitation will be 4 – 7 p.m. Wednesday at Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup Funeral Service on West Ridgeway and continue for one hour before services at the church on Thursday.

Memorials may be directed to Blessed Sacrament Church or St. Ann – St. Joseph Church, Harpers Ferry.

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4:00 PM 8/28/2019 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 8/28/2019 7:00:00 PM
Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup - West Ridgeway

300 West Ridgeway Ave.
Waterloo, IA 50701

Hagarty-Waychoff-Grarup - West Ridgeway
300 West Ridgeway Ave. Waterloo 50701 IA
United States

Mass of Christian Burial




10:30 AM 8/29/2019 10:30:00 AM
Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church

650 Stephan Ave.
Waterloo, ia 50701

Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church
650 Stephan Ave. Waterloo 50701 ia
United States

Cemetery Details


Mt. Olivet Cemetery Final Resting Place

3912 W. 4th Street
Waterloo, IA 50701

3912 W. 4th Street Waterloo 50701 IA
United States

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