LeRoy Gallegos - April 26, 2011Eugene “LeRoy” Gallegos, 68, of Central City, died Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Grand Island.
Memorial services will be Saturday, April 30, at 10 a.m. at Wagner Funeral Home in Central City, with Rev. James Garfield officiating. There is no visitation.
Mr. Gallegos was born Aug. 22, 1942, in Loveland, Colo., to Benjamin and Margaret (Garcia) Gallegos. He grew up and attended school in Loveland, Colo..
He was united in marriage to Kay Gray on Sept. 14, 1963 in Longmont, Colo.
LeRoy worked construction most of his life. He worked for ABC General Contractors in Aurora, City of Aurora and Superior Building and Supply, Inc. of Grand Island.
He enjoyed his family and his granddaughters, Brenna and Kimberlin. He also enjoyed working in the yard and working in his shop making things and refinishing furniture. He also enjoyed fishing and camping.
Survivors include his wife Kay Gallegos of Central City; a son, Bud (Dana) Gallegos of Kearney; two granddaughters; a sister, Darlene Latoski of Ft. Morgan, Colo; a brother, Stanley Latoski of Ft. Morgan, Colo.; a brother and sister-in-law, Phil and Sue Gray of Aurora; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Robert.
Memorials are suggested to the family and condolences may be sent to them at www.wagnerfuneral.com.