New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | January 23, 2021

Jeffrey Bryan Galloway

Jeffrey Bryan Galloway, 56, of 4411 Homestead Road, Lanexa, Virginia, passed away on Dec. 7, 2020 after a battle with cancer.

Jeff was born in Huntington, West Virginia to Thomas Owen Galloway and Peggy Jane Mayenschein on June 19, 1964. He enlisted in the United States Navy in December 1986 as an Electronics Technician and served for 12 years.

He married Lisa Marie Wasielewski on July 20, 1990 in Honolulu, Hawaii, where their daughter Kristy was born on May 21, 1993.

Jeff was employed with General Atomics as an Avionics Technician for 11 years. He traveled around the world during his Naval and civilian deployments. Jeff loved spending time outdoors fishing, gardening, and having get togethers (which usually involved huge bonfires and JELL-O shots). He also liked watching college football, especially The Ohio State Buckeyes and Marshall University Thundering Herd.

Jeff is preceded in death by his father, Thomas Owen Galloway; brother, Patrick Galloway; and nephew, Gary Thomas Galloway.

Jeff is survived by his wife of 30 years, Lisa Marie; daughter, Kristy Nicole (Christopher); mother, Peggy; brothers, Rick (Lisa Michelle) and Randall (Carlenea); sisters, Tammy and Christina; nephews, Bradley, Garret, and Kyle; and nieces, Kimberly (Wade), Hope, Victoria, Haydyn, and Faith.

The Family of Jeffrey wishes to extend sincere thanks to Riverside Peninsula Cancer Institute, Dr. John F. Miller’s Office and staff, and to Riverside Hospice for all their help and support.

Jeff will be cremated and taken back to Proctorville, Ohio, to be laid to rest with his father, Thomas Owen, and brother, Patrick in the Rome Proctorville Cemetery.

Rest in peace, Jeff. You always put everyone else first. Life is not fiar and I am sorry I could not take your pain away and you had to suffer the way you did. Thank you for a wonderful 30 years. I would not be who I am today without your love and support. Love you always, Lisa.

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