Mary Agnes Galloway

Mary Agnes Galloway, 97, of La Porte, passed away on Thursday, July 28, 2022 at Brickyard Healthcare, La Porte.


Mary was born on February 7, 1925 in La Porte, IN, to Francis Eskridge and Agnes Martha (Newman) Eskridge-Gaw. 


On May 8, 1944, she married Jesse Robert Galloway who preceded her in death.  Surviving Mary are her children, Roger (Linda) Galloway of La Porte and Janice (Timothy) Whiteman of Goshen; 7 grandchildren, Aimee McGowan, Angela (Tobey) Bowmar, Katy (Kevin) Johnson, Anna (Jason) Rose, David Wroblewski, Michael (Shannon) Wroblewski, and Nathan Wroblewski; 13 great-grandchildren; 1 great, great-grandchild; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.


She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughter, Sue Wroblewski.; son-in-law, Edward Wroblewski; and 2 sisters, Marjorie Williamson and Ann Krueger.


After working for 25 years as a finisher at Howmet, Mary became a Crossing Guard for the City of La Porte, a position she held for 20 years.  For over 40 years, Mary was an avid bowler, winning several state championships.  She enjoyed playing euchre, reading, completing crossword puzzles, and camping, where she cherished her family conversations.  Her family was of great importance to her.  Mary will be fondly remembered for her great sense of humor.


A Graveside Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, August 6, 2022 at Patton Cemetery with Pastor Carl Galloway officiating. 


Memorial donations may be made to the La Porte Missionary Church, 104 E. 18th St., La Porte, IN 46350-6614.


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