Shawn Gallagher, 61, Watertown

WATERTOWN, NY — Shawn Gallagher, 61, of 416 Pawling St., Watertown, died July 24, 2018, at his residence.

Shawn was born May 13, 1957, in Watertown, a son of John and Sally Keib Gallagher.

Shawn graduated from Watertown High School. He worked for the Watertown City School District for 27 years, retiring July 1, 2018.

Shawn is survived by a sister Colleen Gallagher Watertown, a nephew Mark Kavanaugh, great nieces along with several very close friends.

Besides his parents, Shawn is predeceased by his brother Patrick Gallagher.

Per Shawn’s request, there will be not be any services.

Donations may be made to the Winona Forest Recreation Association, 4920 N Jefferson St, Pulaski, NY 13142 or a charity of one’s choice.

 Arrangements are with Cleveland Funeral Home, Inc., Watertown, NY.

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