Besides his loving wife Sharon, Claude leaves to cherish his memory his children Michael of Brantford, Ontario, Amy and her husband Dan MacNeil of Simcoe, Harold and his wife Carol of Brantford, Angela of Abbotsford, B.C. and Doretta of Simcoe; grandchildren Duncan, Dwayne, Desiree, Sharon, Alex and Cole and will also be missed by many nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Claude was predeceased by his parents Ivan and Stella Gallagher and a sister Eleanor Poulton.
Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, April 13th from the Brooks Church of God. Pastor Glen Dueck officiated. Interment followed at Brooks Cemetery.
A memorial service will be held in Brantford at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 16th from the New Life Pentecostal Church, Pastor Lorrie Gibbons officiating. If friends desire memorial tributes may be made to charity of choice. Arrangements in care of Smith Funeral Home, Brooks. Telephone 362-4636.