302-478-7100 Wilmington & Hockessin, DE

Kathrine C. “Katie” Galasso

 Kathrine C. “Katie” Galasso, age 81, passed away in her garden on Sunday, July 19th 2020. Katie was born in Pittston, PA in 1939, daughter of the late Charles & Rose (Miceli) Chiarelli.

Katie was a graduate of Pittston High School and the Empire Beauty Academy. In 1984 she started Mrs. G’s Cleaning Service, a business that she ran until her retirement.

She was the beloved wife of E. Vincent Galasso; Mother of Rosalind Jacono (Vince), Maria Evans (Rob) and Joanne Press (Gary); Grandma to Vincent Jacono (Jayne), Samuel Evans, and Daniel Press.

Katie was an avid gardener, an amazing cook, and enjoyed drawing and word searches. She was loving wife, mother and grandmother. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Katie’s favorite charity, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942.

Funeral Services

Her Memorial Mass will be held on Monday, July 27th at 10:30am at St. Joseph on the Brandywine, the interment will follow at St. Joseph on the Brandywine Cemetery, 10 Church Rd, Wilmington, DE 19807. All are welcome.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Katie’s favorite charity, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942.

Condolences

    Rob and Adrienne Hopson lit a candle and writes,
    Vince and Daughters, Our hearts were broken on Sunday when we heard of Katie’s passing. She was a wonderful neighbor and a beautiful addition to our lives. We pray that she is resting peacefully in our Lord’s kingdom and we also pray that the days ahead are made a little easier for you as God carries you in his loving embrace. We will hold her in our hearts and minds , always. We love you. Rob and Adrienne Hopson
    07/22/2020 05:24 pm
    Ashley & Adam Cooper lit a candle and writes,
    Roz and family, we are so sorry for your loss and are sending all our love.
    07/22/2020 09:17 pm
    Bryan Hecksher writes,
    Vince and family, I was so sorry to hear of Katie's passing. The memories of the both of you being neighbors on Hemlock Lane will be with me for a lifetime. I am sure Katie is already admiring the garden in Heaven. May all the great memories that you all shared, comfort you during this difficult time.
    07/22/2020 10:06 pm
    Deborah Gioffre writes,
    Joanne I’m so sorry for your loss. I hope you remember me as I was your 5th and 6th grade teacher. Prayers and thoughts for your family.
    07/23/2020 07:39 pm
    Michelle DelleDonne Potts writes,
    Roz and Vince, Tim and I are so sorry for your loss, praying for you and family to have strength during the difficult days ahead, peace be with you.
    07/24/2020 07:09 am
    Ida Kelleher lit a candle and writes,
    I would like to extend my and Marci’s sincerest condolences. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. May you find comfort in your memories and the love of the family that surrounds each and every one of you.
    07/26/2020 10:15 pm
    Siobhán McDonald lit a candle and writes,
    Roz, Vince and family, I am so sorry for your loss. I pray that mom was welcomed joyfully into paradise and that her memory will be a blessing to those who loved her. May God hold you close as you move forward.
    07/27/2020 10:38 am
    Joe and Mary Jo Hoon lit a candle and writes,
    Roz and family, very sorry for the loss of your mother. Praying that your beautiful memories of her will give you all comfort and healing in your hearts that are broken. God’s love and strength to you all.
    07/27/2020 11:43 am
    Debbie Robertson writes,
    Rob I’m so sorry to hear about your mother. Peace be with all of you
    07/27/2020 12:41 pm
    Chris Iglesias writes,
    Roz, so sorry to hear of the loss of your Mother. I know how hard that is. Chrissy Lou
    07/27/2020 01:31 pm
    Marsha Vennell lit a candle and writes,
    My deepest sympathy to you, Roz and Vince in this time of sorrow. Blessings and peace to your mother Katherine and to you and the family.
    07/27/2020 02:06 pm
    Karen Coene Lagasse writes,
    Dear Galasso family, I am so sorry to hear of Mrs. Galasso’s passing. I have such fond memories...she was always kind and caring to both my mother and myself. She was a blessing to me when my mother was sick. I am keeping you in my prayers and hoping you all find comfort in your memories of “ Katie”. Karen Coene Lagasse
    07/27/2020 02:18 pm
    Dotti & Pat Tedesco lit a candle and writes,
    Roz and Vince our thoughts and prayers are with you both. May happy memories help carry you through these difficult times.
    07/27/2020 03:16 pm
    Kelly Kutchever Burns lit a candle and writes,
    I am so incredibly sorry Roz to hear about your mom’s passing. I had such fond memories of her. I know my mom and dad really liked your mom a lot. She was a beautiful woman and her devotion to her family always stood out. My condolences.
    07/27/2020 03:42 pm
    Marion Lucchesi lit a candle and writes,
    Roz and family, I’m so sorry to hear about the loss of your Mother. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers.
    07/27/2020 06:49 pm
    Lori Weniger writes,
    May her memory shine within your hearts❤️ May you know that others feel your loss.. in a prayer, a virtual hug, and send you peace in knowing she will live on in your hearts and in the memories you created with her. God bless...
    07/27/2020 08:58 pm
    Karen Carty lit a candle and writes,
    My deepest sympathy and condolences for your family’s loss. I’m praying you find peace in your memories of your mother and blessings in the life she lived.
    07/27/2020 10:14 pm
    Linda Osborne lit a candle and writes,
    Roz, I am so very sorry that you mom has passed away. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers 🙏🏼❤️🕊 Love, Linda O.
    07/27/2020 11:50 pm

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