Theresa Nora Gallagher
December 14, 1923 - February 7, 2022
It is with great sadness that we share the passing of Theresa Nora Gallagher, 98, of Indianapolis, Indiana.
Theresa passed away on February 7, 2022, in St. Paul Hermitage. She was born in Indianapolis on December 14, 1923. Her parents, John Byrne Gallagher and Mary Agnes McHugh, were Irish immigrants. She was very proud of her Irish heritage.
Theresa attended St. John Grade School and St. John’s Girls Academy. She was a strong woman grounded in her Catholic Faith.
Theresa leaves behind her son John Berry, sister Patricia Himes and brother, Edward Gallagher. She was preceded in death by her two sisters, Marie Fitzgerald and Margaret (Peg) Layton) and brother, John Gallagher. She also has a large extended family of nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews who loved her deeply.
The visitation will be from 1:30 – 2:30 pm on Friday, February 11, 2022, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 128 W Georgia Street, Indianapolis, IN. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Father Rick Nagel at 2:30 pm. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation in Theresa’s name to St. Vincent dePaul Society.
The family would like to thank the entire staff at St. Paul Hermitage and Heart to Heart Hospice for their love, care and kindness during Theresa’s time there. Also, please visit www.Orileybranson.com where you may express condolences for Theresa with her family.