Mary K. Gallagher, age 75, passed away peacefully Tuesday, May 20, 2008 at Noyes Memorial Hospital in Dansville.
Mary was born September 19, 1932 in Saugerties, NY, a daughter of Paul & Ella (Perks) Schlenker. She was a homemaker and mother of 4 children. She was always active in all the family owned businesses; Gallagher Trucking Service, Yellow Lantern Campground, Beach Trailers Supplies, Skybrook Campground and Huggie Bears Child Care & Learning Centers. She was predeceased by her husband Albert, son, Scott; grandsons Jason & Mathew Gallagher and parents, Paul & Ella Schlenker.
She is survived by her son, Randy (Sue) Gallagher; daughters, Shelley Robinson & Lorry Jackson; brothers, Corky & Richie (Sally) Schlenker; in-laws, Robert & Val Jorgensen; grandchildren, Randi Robinson & Cory Gallagher; 4 great grandchildren; many nieces, nephews & cousins.
A memorial service will be held 4 pm, Monday, May 26 at the Chamberlin Baird Funeral Home,
73 Main St., Dansville. There will be a pot lot supper to follow at Skybrook Campground. A graveside service will be held 4 pm, Tuesday at Rural Cemetery, Cortland.
In lieu of flowers, friends may make memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society, 1400 Winton Rd. North, Rochester, NY 14609 or the Vincent House, PO Box 566, Wayland, NY 14572. Those who wish to light a memory candle for Mary may do so at www.bairdfuneralhomes.com