GALLACHER, Edward McIver,
It is with great sadness that the family of Edward Gallacher announces his passing on Wednesday December, 4th, 2019, in his 86th year. Edward was born in Greenoch, Scotland and made his home in Canada with his loving wife of 55 years, Margaret, (nee McCorquodale), who preceded him in death. Cherished father of his five children Paul (Linda), Patrick, Stephen (Sheila), Kathleen (Gary) Ferraro and Seonaid (Jeff) Anderson. He was the proud grandfather of seven grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his brothers and sisters Winnifred, Duncan, Mary, Willie, Flora, Patrick, John and Fay. He also leaves behind many relatives in Scotland and Australia. He was the past president of The Hamilton and District Home Builders Association, as well as past Secretary Treasurer of The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 163. He was a former member of The British Armed Forces. The family would like to thank the incredible staff at the Juravinski Hospital, Ward F3, for their kind and compassionate care of our beloved father. Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Life will be on December 14th from 2:00-5:00pm at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 163 (435 Limeridge Road East, Hamilton).