Jennifer L. Gallagher

SANDOVAL — Jennifer L. Gallagher, 57, of Sandoval, passed away Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at Odin HealthCare Center in Odin.

picture-pubShe was born the daughter of Ray E. and Jaunita L. (Meredith) Miller on June 30, 1958 in Centralia. She married Dennis K. Gallagher on July 29, 1978 in Galesburg. He preceded her in death on June 20, 2005.

Survivors include daughters Denise Gajewski and husband Ben, of Centralia, and Brandy Gallagher Germantown; grandchildren Jaysen Demeritt, Harley Gallagher, and Kollen Gajewski; brothers J.C. Miller of Long Beach, California and Richard Miller and wife Kim of Centralia; sisters Joan Moore of Des Plaines, Barbara Carpenter of Salem, Wanda Twenhafel and husband Ralph of Shattuc, Sandra Johnson and husband Bill of Sandoval, and Betty Patterson and husband Joe of Lincoln, Missouri.

Mrs. Gallagher was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and brothers Paul and Marvin Miller.

Mrs. Gallagher was a homemaker. Her pastimes included working on word puzzles, beading, playing Bingo, crafts, and spending weekends with her grandchildren.

A visitation will be held from 2 until 3 p.m. Friday, November 6, at Day Macz Funeral Homes in Sandoval. A celebration of life service will start at 3 p.m. at the funeral home. Pastor Seth Baltzell will officiate. Burial will follow at Sandoval Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Sandoval Fire Department and will be received at the funeral home.

Online condolences and memories of Jennifer may be shared with the family by visiting or on the funeral home’s Facebook page. Day Macz Funeral Homes in Sandoval is in charge of arrangements.