Obituary: Lilie Ann (Nan) Galloway, NOV. 12, 1933 — SEPT. 8, 2020

Lilie Ann (Nan) Galloway
Posted: Sep. 11, 2020 10:10 am

Lilie Ann (Nan) Galloway, 86, died on September 8, 2020, in her Hannibal home. At her request, there will be no services or memorials. Bibb-Veach Funeral Home will be in charge of the cremation.

Nan was born November 12, 1933, in rural Center, Mo., to Ed and Margaret Nelson Riechard. At age 9 she was baptized in the Presbyterian Church of Frankford by the Rev. Louis J. Kovar. She spent her life doing church work as pianist, organist and teaching Sunday School classes.

She was married to Robert (Bob) Galloway on December 17, 1953, in Hannibal. To this union two children were born: Daniel L. Galloway (Wanda) and Lisa A. Galloway Cheesebrough (Craig), and one grandchild, Robert Lee Galloway (Meryle). Survivors include husband, Bob, daughter, Lisa, and one brother, Dr. Donald E. Riechard. Nan was preceded in death by one sister, Marjorie Hamilton, and son, Daniel Lee Galloway.

Nan attended Northeast Missouri State Teachers College in Kirksville and became an elementary teacher. She loved every minute of her work in Frankford and Bowling Green School systems. Nan was an avid cook and loved preparing meals for her family and friends. She spent 25 years as executive secretary of the family business, Galloway Limestone Company, Inc.

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