John P. Gallagher

April 27, 2021


John P. Gallagher

 Macedon, NY: John passed away on April 27, 2021 at his home in Macedon, NY. He was 63 years old. Born in New Brunswick, NJ, he grew up in Metuchen and Morristown. John graduated from Morristown High School and attended County College of Morris. He worked as a fiber optic independent contractor.  John was an avid fisherman and animal lover. He loved his home and his beautiful gardens. John was a devoted Buffalo Bills fan.

John was predeceased by his parents Barbara and George G. Gallagher, his brother Francis X. and Mark J. Gallagher and his beloved partner, Susan Lawson and his dogs Bubba, Buddy and Charlie. He is survived by his eight sisters, Kathleen, Patricia Cranmer, Theresa Reid, Margaret Floeck, Mary Higgins, Elizabeth Langenohl, Rebecca Graney and Ann, four brother-laws, 21 nieces and nephews, 17 great nieces and nephews and one great great nephew, along with Susan’s daughter, Kim and her granddaughter, Lily who loved John dearly.

A visitation will be held at the Doyle Funeral Home, 106 Maple Ave., Morristown, NJ on Monday, May 10, 2021 from 9:30AM to 10:30AM.  To light a candle, leave a condolence, or upload a photo please visit

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