Mary Ann Gallagher, 77, of Montoursville, died Wednesday, January 23, 2019, after a brief battle with cancer.
She was preceded in death by her parents, M. Joseph and Janice M. Gallagher.
Surviving are her brother, M. Joseph (Carol) Gallagher, of Pittsburgh, her sister, Margaret (late Henry) Privott, of Kitty Hawk, NC, and several nieces and nephews.
Mary Ann was a 1959 graduate of Montoursville High School and a 1963 graduate of Lycoming College. For many years, Mary Ann was a first grade teacher at Loyalsock Valley Elementary School. Teaching was always her greatest love. She also was a lifelong member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church.
The family wishes to thank the entire staff at Willow View Personal Care Home. They provided outstanding care and love to Mary Ann.
A visitation will be held from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. Monday, January 28, at Spitler Funeral Home, 733 Broad Street, Montoursville.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11 a.m. Monday, January 28, at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 100 Walnut Street, Montoursville, with Rev. Michael S. McCormick as celebrant. Burial will be private. All are welcome to attend.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Mary Ann’s memory may be made to the Willow View Personal Care Home, 124 Emery Street, Williamsport, PA 17701 or to Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church.