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Doris Jean Galles

November 9, 1921 - June 17, 2014
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Doris Galles Age 92 Doris passed away peacefully on June 17th, 2014. She was born in Everett, WA on November 9, 1921, to August and Bertha Hofer. She was raised in Seattle, WA where she met the love of her life, Charles Galles. They were married June 30th, 1945, moved to Norfolk, VA and started their family of six children. After Navy life, they moved to Burns, OR, Crescent City, CA, and settled in Spokane, WA. Doris enjoyed being a homemaker and also loved to quilt, sew, and crochet; however, her greatest joy was being surrounded by family. She will be remembered as a sweet, loving, mother and grandmother. She leaves behind many...
Doris Galles
Age 92

Doris passed away peacefully on June 17th, 2014. She was born in Everett, WA on November 9, 1921, to August and Bertha Hofer. She was raised in Seattle, WA where she met the love of her life, Charles Galles. They were married June 30th, 1945, moved to Norfolk, VA and started their family of six children.
After Navy life, they moved to Burns, OR, Crescent City, CA, and settled in Spokane, WA. Doris enjoyed being a homemaker and also loved to quilt, sew, and crochet; however, her greatest joy was being surrounded by family. She will be remembered as a sweet, loving, mother and grandmother. She leaves behind many memories for her children and grandchildren.
Doris was preceded in death by parents, August and Bertha Hofer; sister, Eleanor Wood; and husband of 53 years, Charles Galles. She will be greatly missed by her children, Roger (Joan) Galles, Bonnie Galles, Ed (Sue) Galles, Pam (Ed) Drozdov, Deb (Ray) Siegel, and Mike (Milanne) Galles. She is also survived by 11 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 2:00 pm at Thornhill Valley Chapel, 1400 S. Pines Rd., Spokane Valley. Viewing will be prior to the service from 1:00 to 1:30. Donations may be made to the charity of your choice in memory of Doris Galles.

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"What a wonderful friend I had in Doris. Will always remember our time in Burns. She is now with Chuck and Don. Peace to all the family. ..."

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