Services are private at the request of the family.
Francis R. Gallagher “Frank” passed away on March 30, 2021 at the age of 85. He was born in Philadelphia to the late Francis & Bertha “Birdy” (nee Love) Gallagher. He is survived by his beloved sister Nancy McGill and niece Mary McGill.
Frank was the Mail Room Supervisor at The Academy of Natural Sciences for 37 years. He had the honor of having a new species of catfish named after him, the Rhinodoras Gallagheri. The Transitional Work Corporation recognized Frank’s hard work and efforts bettering the lives of hundreds of women and children that went through the program. He was a nature lover and enjoyed tending to his flower garden.
Services will be private at the request of the family.