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Robert E. Gallagher

January 13, 1940 - September 13, 2020

Crossing Guard for Parsippany Troy Hills


Service Date: September 18, 2020

In Lieu of Flowers: None

Obituaries » Robert E. Gallagher

Dateline: Lake Hiawatha

Robert E. Gallagher passed away peacefully on Sunday September 13, 2020 at his home. He was 80 years old.

He was born in Orange and grew up in West Orange. Bob lived in Lake Hiawatha for the past 44 years.

For the past 20 years Bob was a crossing guard for Parsippany Troy Hills. Prior to that, Bob was part of the carpet installers union.

In his free time Bob enjoyed long car rides with his wife and dogs. Most of all, he loved spending time with his three grandchildren.

He is pre-deceased by his sister Jean Plumstead.

Bob is survived by his loving wife: Patricia Ann Gallagher; his son: Michael John; his daughter: Tara Ann Marie & Bob Austin; his brothers: Jack, Bill, Ed, & Jim; his sister: Maureen Corvino & Patricia Whalers; and the loves of his life his grandchildren: Mason, Bailey and Sydney Austin.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Mass 10:00am Friday September 18, 2020 at St. Mary R.C. Church 15 Myers Ave, Denville. Cremation: Private.