Michael Joseph Galante Sr. of Lowell
He was married to Charlene (Mills) Galante with whom he celebrated their 46th wedding anniversary this past May 7th.
Born in Brooklyn, NY he was the son of the late Michael and Sigusa (Scuderi) Galante. He was raised by the late Nick and Mary Bisceglio. He graduated in NY from Bushwick High School with the class of 1965.
He retired from Simpson Corp. of Billerica in 2009. In his retirement he worked for the Dracut Public Schools as a crossing guard.
He was a member of the Tyngsboro Sportsman Club and Greater Lowell Fly Fishers. He enjoyed cooking and he was an avid fisherman. He loved spending time with his grandchildren and spending the summer with his family in Sanford, ME.
Besides his wife he is survived by his son, Michael Galante Jr. and his husband, Joseph Kinney of Lowell, MA; daughters, Stacy and her husband, Keith Mahan of Lowell, Suzanne and her husband, Michael Allen of Lowell; his brothers and sisters, Joseph and his wife, Karen Galante of Long Island, NY, Lawrence and his wife, Jacqueline Galante of Rocky Point, NY, Rose and her husband, Stephen Beam of Choctaw, OK, Phyllis Galante of Choctaw, OK, Fran Galante of Selden, NY, and Marie Campbell of Selden, NY; grandchildren, Kevin M. Allen, Christopher W. Allen, Emma A. Allen, and Hunter Mahan; brother in law Lenny and his wife, Joan Mills of N. Chelmsford, his special friend of 47 years Norman Ulibarri of Westford, MA, many nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours Wednesday 3 to 7 P.M. Funeral Thursday at 11 AM at the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD. Burial in St. Joseph Cemetery, Chelmsford. Memorials may be made in his name to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478 Oklahoma City, OK 73123. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.