Marian D. Gallace,89 passed away on Sunday April 21, 2019 at Schenectady Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing.
Born and educated in Lynbrook, NY, Marian was the daughter of the late Emil and Martha (Kuester) Myrus.
A homemaker, Marian was an avid reader and knitter and was a member of the former Immaculate Conception Church in Schenectady.
Predeceased in 2015 by her husband Larry J. Gallace and in 2018 by her son Joseph Gallace, Marian is survived by her children; Craig S. Gallace (Deborah) of Weedsport, NY, Jane G. Kessler (David) of Schenectady and Peter M. Gallace (Betsy) of Auburn, NY, her grandchildren; Melanie Gallace (Brandon), Larry Gallace, Rachel Kessler and Andrew Kessler and her great grandson; Brandon Burch. Marian is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
A celebration of Marian’s life will be held on Sunday April 28th from 11 to 1 pm at Bond Funeral Home, Broadway & Guilderland Avenue, Schenectady, NY to which relatives and friends are invited to attend.
Marian’s family would like to thank the staffs at Visiting Nurses, Ellis Hospital, The Schenectady Center, Brookdale Assisted Living and Home Instead for their care and compassion for Marian over the past several years.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Marian’s memory to the V.N.A. Foundation, 35 Colvin Ave., Albany, NY 12206 or the Ellis Hospital Foundation.