Obituary of Andrew Galea Sr.
Andrew James Galea Sr., of Owen Sound and formerly of Toronto, passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of his extended family, at Chapman House Hospice in Owen Sound, on Friday morning, July 21st, 2017. He was 92 years of age. Dearly loved husband of the late Jean Galea (nee Hendrick) (2014). Loving father of Andrew Galea Jr. (Deane), of Rockford, Michael Galea, of Vernon, B.C. and Douglas Galea (Christel), of Shanty Bay. Proud grandfather of 6 grandchildren (Luke, Melissa, Jamey, Tannis, James and Shannon) and 9 great-grandchildren. Dear brother of Marion Cassar (Frank), of Vaughan, Jean Anderson (Jim), of Innisfil and brother-in-law of Dorothy McNeill, of Peterborough. Predeceased by his parents, Gray and Jean Galea (nee Goivanna Bujeya); his brothers, Frank (Joyce) and Joseph (Marie) Galea; his in-laws, Michael and Margaret Hendrick.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Andy Galea Sr. will be held at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, 554 – 15th Street East, Owen Sound, on Friday, July 28th at 11:00 a.m. with Father Wojciech Kuzma officiating. Interment at a later date in Mount Hope Cemetery, Toronto. If so desired, the family would appreciate donations to the Chapman House Hospice or the Alzheimer Society of Grey-Bruce as your expression of sympathy and may be made through the BRIAN E. WOOD FUNERAL HOME, 250 – 14th Street West, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 3X8 (519-376-7492). Messages of condolence may be sent to the family on-line at www.woodfuneralhome.ca