Thelma Gallatin

  • Born: August 26, 1923
  • Died: July 9, 2016
  • Location: Adrian, Michigan

Anderson Funeral Home

3050 W Beecher Rd
Adrian, MI 49221

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Tribute & Message From The Family


ADRIAN: Thelma A. Gallatin, age 92 of Adrian, Michigan died on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at the Lenawee County Medical Care Facility with her family by her side. She was born on August 26, 1923 in Carmichaels, Pennsylvania to Ira Jack and Minnie (Maple) Phillips. On July 19, 1941 she married Forrest E. Gallatin and he preceded her in death on October 12, 2001.
Thelma was member of the Bethany Assembly of God Church for more than 67 years. She loved to cook, play cards, work in the garden and travel, she traveled to almost all of the 50 states. Thelma was the owner of the Village Restaurant in Onsted and later helped her son baking at the Morning Fresh Backery in Adrian. Her greatest joy was her grand and great-grandchildren.
She is survived by a son, Jerry (Patricia) Gallatin of Adrian, MI: two sisters, Helen Turner of Adrian, MI, and Eleanor Friend of Cleveland, OH; five grandchildren, Richie (Barb) Gallatin of Sand Creek, MI, Tony (Lisa) Gallatin of Fairfield, MI., Jami Dickerman of Adrian, MI, Brad (Leanne) Payne of Deerfield, MI, Jennifer (Brad) Witt of Deerfield, MI.; nine great-grandchildren, Tyler, Spencer, Andrea, Megan, Jessica, Sophie, Michael, Brayden and Presley. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Forrest, 3 children, Ronald Gallatin and a son and daughter both in infancy. Six brothers and one sister.
Funeral services for Thelma Gallatin will be on Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at the Anderson Funeral Home in Adrian, Michigan. Burial will be at Lenawee Hills Memorial Park in Adrian. Visitation will be on Monday, July 11, 2016 from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Anderson Funeral Home in Adrian, Michigan.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial contributions in Thelma's memory may be made to Hospice of Lenawee County. Envelopes are available at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian.