Vienna Irene Gallaher

Vienna Irene Gallaher passed away peacefully in her home on November 4, 2012. Vienna was born to Jim and Clara Jean Ames on July 24, 1951 in Coshocton, Ohio. S

he lived there until she was five years old. At the age of five, her parents moved to Arizona where she attended school. She moved to the San Manuel area in the early 1970s with her family.

Vienna married the love of her life, George K. Gallaher on Dec.15, 1978. They had six children between themElisa, Thomas, Kimberly, Edith, Caroline, and Georgia.

In addition to her family, Vienna pursued a career in nursing, and spent many years working as a CNA in the Tucson area.

Vienna was a beautiful, loving and caring wife, mother, grandmother and sister.

She was preceded in death by her parents Jim and Jean Ames, and her husband George. She is survived by children Elisa (Paul) Davis, Thomas (Amber) Gallaher, Kimberly (Daniel) Garcia; stepchildren Edith Gallaher, Caroline (Sonny) Garner and Georgia Gallaher; sisters Deanna (Jim) Woods, Leanna (Chris) Romiti, brother Jimmy (Becky) Ames, 8 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews, cousins and aunts.

She will forever be in the hearts of those who knew her.

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