CONWAY, NC – Helen Francis Tucholski Gallagher, age 89, passed away on January 1, 2019 at the Vidant Inpatient Hospice of Greenville, NC.
Mrs. Gallagher was born in Eerie, PA on August 21, 1929, a daughter of the late John and Beatrice Tucholski. Helen was a homemaker and a member of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in Ahoskie.
Beside her parents, Helen was preceded in death by her loving husband, James Leo Gallagher.
Left to cherish her memory are two daughters, Jane Deacon and husband, Bob of Murfreesboro, NC, and Carol J. Lamb and husband, Ken of Pemberton, NJ; two sons, David John Burdynski and wife, Pat of Jackson, NJ, and Michael J. Burdynski of Roanoke Rapids, NC. Also surviving is her sister, Dorothy Abate; and her brother, Chet Tucholski, both of Eerie, PA; 13 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren.
A funeral mass will be held on Friday, January 4, 2019, at 2:00 pm at the St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, Ahoskie, NC, with Father Michael Burbeck officiating.
Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service is handling the arrangements for the Gallagher family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting www.garrettsykesfs.com.