She is survived by her sons, Daniel L. Galles (Kathryn) of Reno, Nev. and Duane L.C.M. Galles of Minneapolis; grandchildren Ryan (Carey) of So Lake Tahoe, Calif., Angela (Blaine) of Reno and Benjamin (Katie) of Reno; great-grandchildren, Austin, Cameron, Quinton, Reid, Rielly and Daniel; sisters Jane (Dave) Williams of Lakeville, Lola Retka of Little Falls, Erma Ogren of Springfield, Mo., and brother Earl Mealman of Republic, Mo.
A former nurse and Daughter of the American Revolution and a member of the American Legion Auxiliary, she died peacefully after a long battle with cancer.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held at Holy Rosary Church in Minneapolis Saturday, Oct. 8. Memorials preferred to the American Cancer Society.