VAN WERT — T. Joanne (Ulm) (Wilson) Galloway, 82, of Van Wert, passed
away peacefully Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at Van Wert Area Inpatient
She was born on Aug. 26, 1931, in Delphos, Ohio, to Raymond and Halla (Cherry) Ulm whom preceded her in death.
She graduated from St. John’s Catholic High School in 1948 in Delphos.
She married the late Dr. Thomas R. Wilson on July 14, 1967. Joanne
and Bob Galloway met and then married on May 14, 2000. They enjoyed
traveling to Florida, golfing, and socializing with friends and family.
hobbies included golfing with her friends, playing solitaire, reading,
and working on crossword puzzles. She loved to cook and bake for her
family and friends who enjoyed wonderful times sharing her dishes
together. Joanne also loved her kitty Yoda curled up in her lap.
was a member of Twigs IV where she volunteered at Van Wert County
Hospital, Willow Bend Country Club, and St. Mary’s Catholic Church in
Van Wert. She worked at Van Wert County Hospital in admissions and also
in the radiology department. She later sold real estate in the Van Wert
and Celina areas.
Joanne is survived by her husband: Bob;
children: Linda (James D.) Moran, Douglas (Debra) Borden, Jane (Randy)
Lintermoot, and Kathie (Stan) Hitchcock; stepchildren: Ken (Shirley)
Galloway and Larry (Sandy) Galloway; grandchildren: Brad (Junko) Borden,
Jill (Mike) Carlson, Jeff (Amy) Lintermoot, Kasey Lintermoot, Adam
Johnson, and Andrew Johnson. She is also survived by eight
Brothers Raymond and Martin Ulm and sister Regina Schimmoeller also precede Joanne in death.
may call on Tuesday, Aug. 5 from 3-7:30 p.m. with a rosary service at
7:15 at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home, 722 S. Washington St. in Van
Services will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 6
at 10 a.m. with the Rev. Charles Obinwa presiding assisted by Rev. Paul
Miller at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 601 Jennings Road in Van Wert.
In lieu of flowers, family requests that donations are made to Van Wert Area Inpatient Hospice Center.
Condolences may be expressed at: www.alspachgearhart.com.