Henry W. Galing

henry galing
Henry W. Galing, age 80, of Alta Vista, IA died Friday, April 1, 2011 at Muse Norris Hospice in Mason City, IA. Henry William Galing was born August 18, 1930 in Elma, IA the sone of Herman and Mary (Koci) Galing. He attended school in North Washington through the eighth grade. On May 5, 1958 Henry was united in marriage to Ruby Simons. Following their marriage, the couple moved to the Galing family farm where they have lived since. Henry is survived by his wife Ruby; his children, Catherine Galing of Alta Vista, Joann (Steve) Schuety of St. Olaf, IA, David (Sharon) Galing of Shellsburg, IA and Dale Galing of Alta Vista; his grandchildren, Austin and Autumn Schuety and his sisters, Hilda Zweibohmer of Elma and Rosella Reiss of Charles City, IA. He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Willard Galing; daughter, Theresa Galing; sisters, Agnes Eichenberger and Helen Geerts and brother, Bernard Galing. Memorials: Memorials may be directed to the family. Service: There will be a graveside service for Henry on Monday, April 4, 2011 at 11:30 AM at St. Patrick’s Cemetery west of Elma, IA.

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  1. My sympathy to Aunt Ruby, my cousins and all of Uncle Henry’s family. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
    Marlys Zweibohmer Recker in Roswell, GA

  2. Sorry about the loss in your family, Joann. Haven’t seen you since graduation in 1982. Wanted to let you know I was thinking of you and your family with sympathy. Take care in the days ahead.

  3. Catherine and Joann – I’m so sorry to hear of your dad’s death. Please accept my deepest sympathy.

  4. Galing Family: You have my sympathy. Letting you know that you are in my thoughts at this difficult time.

  5. Dale,Katy and all of the Galing family. My sincere sympathy to each of you, sincerely , Lucille Burgart

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