Obituaries

Richard Edward Gallo

August 22, 1937 - August 10, 2017

Richard “Dick” E. Gallo, 79, of Aurora, IL. formerly of Brookfield, IL.  passed away on Thursday, August 10, 2017 at Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, IL.  Richard was born August 22, 1937 in Chicago, IL the son of Edward and Ann (nee. Collins) Gallo.  He was united in marriage to Jacqueline L. Klicman on May 27, 1978 in Naperville, IL .

He is survived by his loving wife Jacqueline L. Gallo; son, Dr. Richard M. Gallo, brother;  James (Debbie) Gallo, Sister-in-Law;  Victoria (Lee) Neuschaefer, cousin; Paul Olson.

Richard was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Dennis Gallo.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Thursday, August 17, 2017 at Moss Family Funeral Home, 209 S. Batavia Ave. Batavia, IL. 60510.  The funeral service will begin with prayers  at 10:30 AM on Friday, August  18, 2017 at the funeral home.  Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 AM at Blessed Sacrament  Catholic Church, 801 Oak Street, North Aurora, IL.  Entombment will be at Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery in Hillside, IL.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations in Richard's name may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, www.stjude.org.

Guest Book

  • pfl My sincere condolences to the family. Those we hold closest to our hearts leave us with fond memories to treasure. May the kindness Richard had shared and the love he brought into your hearts strengthen you. May the Almighty God (Psalms 83:18) bring lasting comfort and that peace that surpasses understanding to the family during this difficult times.
  • Tom Nichol, Jr. Please accept my condolences. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
  • Slade Chelbian Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.
  • Geno & Bhakti Figueroa Our thoughts are prayers are with you.
  • Paul Olson God Bless You Dick