Frank Walker Galloway, 87, of Blackfoot passed away Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013 at Pocatello Care and Rehabilitation in Pocatello.
Frank was born Sept. 28, 1926 in Gibson
to Charles Walker Galloway and Lillian Dixey. He was raised south of Blackfoot on Diggie Road. He attended boarding school in Fort Hall and then was drafted into the Army. He served in the Army from 1941 to 1945 in WWII and the Korean Conflict.
In June of 1948 Frank married Georgina Teton in Blackfoot. Georgina passed away in November of 2008.
He was a farmer and rancher. In his free time he enjoyed riding horses, working on cars, hunting, fishing, was a mechanic and an excellent cook.
Frank is survived by his sons, Tony Galloway Sr, Sam (Wendy) and Walker (Walt); daughters, Marge ( Stitch) Edmo, Norma (Kelly Ballard) Galloway, Linda (Lonnie “Bugs” Marshall) Galloway and Rudene Galloway; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren. She also raised Waylin (Kathy) Galloway, Wacey (Jackie) Fred and Dana Spotted Elk.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Lillian Galloway; wife, Georgina; daughter, Viola Galloway; brothers, Earl, Robert, Frank and Rodrick; sisters, Viola Galloway and Eva Keller and John Spotted Elk.
Frank will be taken to his home on Galloway Loop at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013 and remain there until traditional burial services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013 at Gibson Cemetery. A funeral service will be held at the Galloway residence on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013 at 3 p.m.Family is under the care of Hawker Funeral Home in Blackfoot.
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