Carole A. Gallagher
1948 ∼ 2018
Carole A. Gallagher, 69, of Bridgewater died Sunday February 11, 2018 at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston after a period of failing health.
She was surrounded by her loved ones and is now at peace. Carole was born and raised in East Bridgewater daughter of the late Doris (Chamberlain) Gallagher and Harry J. Gallagher. She was a graduate of East Bridgewater High School, class of 1966. She played on the varsity girls Basketball team. She retired in 2013 after working for the Old Colony Elderly Services in Brockton and moved to Orlando, FL. but recently moved back to Bridgewater. Carole worked at several area local banks over her working career as a book keeper. Carole was also a past member of the Bridgewater Academy Lions Club and she enjoyed reading, crocheting, cooking and watching horse racing. Most importantly she enjoyed spending time with her family at the holidays and other family gatherings.
She leaves behind her brothers Harry G. Gallagher and his wife Joan of Winter Haven, FL; Kevin R. Gallagher and his wife Karen of Auburn, ME; Brian J. Gallagher of East Bridgewater, Douglas W. Gallagher and his wife Sam of Grantsville, WV; Dennis C. Gallagher of Bridgewater, her sisters Nancy Gallagher of Falmouth and Karen Gallagher (Palmquist) and her husband David of East Bridgewater. She was also the sister-in-law of the late Helen (LaPearl) Gallagher and is also survived by her nieces Kristen, Ashley, Bailey, Madison and Jacqueline; her nephews Patrick, Shawn, Jason, Christopher, Lucas, Austin and Corey.
Carole’s Funeral Service will be held on Sat. Feb. 17, at 11:00 am at the Prophett-Chapman Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 98 Bedford Street, BRIDGEWATER. And burial will follow at the Northville Cemetery in East Bridgewater. Relatives and friends are also cordially invited to calling hours at the funeral home Friday, Feb. 16, from 5:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.