Edward E. Gallagher, 83, died Jan. 25, 2004. He was born Aug. 28, 1920 in Chester, W. Va.
Mr. Gallagher was a U.S. Army Air Corps veteran of World War II.
He was a retired union ironworker with 57 years of service.
Mr. Gallagher also was a member of the Whispering Pines Volunteer Fire Department for several years before retiring.
He is survived by his wife, W. Gail Gallagher; son, Daniel Wayne (Paula) Gallagher; stepdaughter, Lisa DeeAnn Cheatham (Andy); and stepson, Tom C. Cheatham (Barb).
He was preceded in death by his son, Richard Lee Gallagher.
No services are planned.
Donations can be made to Hospice of the Valley, 1515 E. Flower, Phoenix, AZ 85014.