Obituary of Frank Gallo
Frank J. Gallo, age 74 of Winslow Twp. passed away Wednesday June 7, 2017 at Cooper Medical Hospital in Camden. Frank was born in Phila., a 1960 graduate of LaSalle High School and 1964 graduate of LaSalle College with a degree in teaching. Frank taught in the Phila. School District for 36 years, a majority of the years spent at Julia R. Masterman School. He also taught in NJ at Weymouth Twp Elementary and Veterans Memorial Middle School in Vineland for 13 years. Frank was an avid coach, he spent many years at Hammonton Little League. He coached high school girls track, taking many teams to the Penn Relays. Frank coached boys and girls high school soccer and boys basketball. Frank succeeded in living his lifelong dream of boating with his wife Joanne at Great Oak Marina on the Chesapeake Bay for 19 years.
Frank is predeceased by his daughter Ann Nicole Gallo, his parents Joseph and Agnes Gallo and his brother Joseph Gallo.
Surviving is his loving wife of 49 years, Joanne M. ( nee Gattis ), his son Blake Gallo (Amber Norwich) of Hammonton and daughter Donna Marie (John "Skip") Cox of Dorothy. His pride and joy grandchildren Samantha ( nee Showell) Cocca (Nick), Haley Showell and Cheyenne Gallo.
Frank was always the first to lend a hand to friends and strangers alike; most importantly his family whom he always put before himself. Frank had so much knowledge to share whether it was talking sports, politics or the latest technology. He loved nothing more than to spend an hour discussing how to solve the world's problems.
Family and friends are invited to attend his viewing Saturday from 8:30 –10:45am at the Marinella Funeral Home 102 N. 3rd St. Hammonton. Mass of Christian Burial 11:00am St. Mary of Mt. Carmel Parish – St. Joseph Church 3rd & French Streets Hammonton. Burial Holy Sepulchre Cemetery 124 S. First Rd. Hammonton. Donations to Juvenille Diabetes Research Foundation 1415 Rt #70, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034 or Hammonton Cancer Org. PO Box 1066 Hammonton, NJ 08037. Condolences to marinellafuneralhome.com