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Catherine (nee Moconi) Gallagher

Obituary for Catherine (nee Moconi) Gallagher

June 7, 2018
Eagleville, Pennsylvania


Catherine Gallagher (nee Moconi) of Eagleville, passed away peacefully on Thursday June 7, 2018. She was 81 years old. Born November 26, 1936 in Ayrshire, Scotland, she was the daughter of the late Angelo and Catherine (nee Quinn) Moconi and the beloved wife of the late Bernard F. Gallagher.

Lovingly referred to as Rena, she enjoyed spending time with family and friends, whether it be Friday night bingo and treating the grandkids to Heisler's at Rosemont campground, or summers on the beach in Nags Head, North Carolina. You could often find her walking her beloved dog Mollie, and consignment shopping with her daughter Cate.

Catherine is survived by her daughter Catherine Knight (Marc), daughter-in-law Susann Gallagher (wife of the late John M. Gallagher), eight grandchildren; Meaghan, Sean, Devin, Maggie, Ryan, Keaghan, Aidan, and Quinn, two great grandchildren; Cooper and Tucker and her sister Betty Nichol. She was preceded in death by her two brothers and two sisters.

Relatives and friends are invited to share in Catherine's Life Celebration on Thursday June 14, from 10- 10:50 AM at St. Francis of Assisi Church 600 Hamilton St. Norristown. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 AM at the church. Interment will be at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date. Family services are by Boyd-Horrox-Givnish of East Norriton, 610-277-7000. In lieu of flowers, donations in Catherine's name can be made to a local SPCA or to the Colorectal Cancer Alliance.

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Boyd-Horrox-Givnish Funeral Home, Inc.

200 West Germantown Pike
Norristown, PA 19401
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