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In Memory of

Wellington Jerome Galland

January 15, 1922 - March 25, 2015

Obituary


Wells Jerome Galland entered into eternal rest while at his home on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at the age of 93. He was the cherished and deeply loved husband of Mary Gioa Galland for 73 years. Loving father of 2 daughters, Donna Galland Kern and Becky Galland Riecke. Proud grandfather of Christopher Jerome Kern, Jourdain Wells Riecke, Joshua Michael Kern, Samantha Mary Riecke. Great grandfather of Wells Galland Riecke. Son of the late Joseph and Frances Patin Galland. Preceded in death by his brothers and sisters.



Wells was an honorable United States Army Veteran...

Wells Jerome Galland entered into eternal rest while at his home on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at the age of 93. He was the cherished and deeply loved husband of Mary Gioa Galland for 73 years. Loving father of 2 daughters, Donna Galland Kern and Becky Galland Riecke. Proud grandfather of Christopher Jerome Kern, Jourdain Wells Riecke, Joshua Michael Kern, Samantha Mary Riecke. Great grandfather of Wells Galland Riecke. Son of the late Joseph and Frances Patin Galland. Preceded in death by his brothers and sisters.



Wells was an honorable United States Army Veteran and served in Germany as well as the States. He had a special talent for music and actively played in the Army band. In his spare time,Wells, enjoyed spending time with family and friends. He was a member of the Lions Club for many years. Wells was a crafty carpenter and was great at creating things with his hands. He will be forever remembered and deeply missed by all who knew him.



Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation to be held at ST. BERNARD MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, 701 W. Virtue St., Chalmette, LA on Monday, March 30, 2015 from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. A Funeral Mass will begin at 1:00 PM. Interment will follow in St. Bernard Memorial Gardens.