Elsie Galbo

Elsie Irene Galbo

Friday, February 13, 1948 - Friday, May 22, 2020
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Elsie Irene Galbo, 72, a longtime resident of Wingdale, NY, passed away on Friday, May 22, 2020 at her home in Wingdale. Mrs. Galbo was a second grade and reading teacher at the Dover Elementary School for 35 years retiring in 2005.

Born on February 13, 1948 in Sharon, CT, she was the daughter of the late Harold Clyde and Frieda Louise (Kiene) Wormell. She received a bachelor’s degree from SUNY Oneonta and a Master’s Degree in Education from Western Connecticut State University. Mrs. Galbo was a member and former treasurer of the Greater Grace Community Church in Dover Plains, NY.

On July 23, 1994 in Dover Plains, NY, she married James Galbo who survives at home. She is also survived by a sister, Marie Wormell and her husband, George Hicks, of Wayne, NJ.

Graveside services and burial at Valley View Cemetery in Dover Plains, NY will be private. A memorial service will be announced at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to: Children of Grace, PO Box 70372, Baltimore, MD 21237. For directions or to send the family an online condolence, please visit www.hufcutfuneralhome.com
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Service Details

  • Service

    Tuesday, May 26, 2020 |
    Tuesday, May 26, 2020
    Valley View Cemetery
    S. Nellie Hill Rd.
    DOVER PLAINS, NY 12522
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Graveside service and burial will be private.
    Pastor Gary Witt
  • Interment

    Valley View Cemetery
    S. Nellie Hill Rd.
    DOVER PLAINS, NY 12522
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deborah pegg

Posted at 09:35pm
It was always a pleasure to see Mr. & Mrs. Galbo coming in for their appointments . I always look forward to us catching up. What
a lovely lady!! Her smile will be missed. Mr. Galbo our prayers are with you always. Deborah& Debbie from Millbrook Eyecare,
Millbrook NY. 12545

Bruce and Penny France

Posted at 09:52am
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Lisa Svarplaitis-Seifts

Posted at 10:36am
Dear Jim, so sorry for your loss of Elsie, she was such a kind person. I always loved waiting on the both of you at the Wingdale PO. My prayers and thoughts are with you through this difficult time. Lisa

Lorraine Phillips

Posted at 10:07am
My condolences to Jim and Mary. I cherish the memories of Elise. She was a loving, sweet and caring lady. So glad we got to reconnect a few years ago.

James Kelly

Posted at 12:03pm
Dear Jim and Marie
I am so sorry to learn that Elsie has passed. Please accept my sympathy.
Jim Kelly

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