Francis W. Galloway, 83, passed away peacefully on Sunday August 1, 2021.
Francis (aka Frank) was predeceased by his wife Diane Galloway (nee Pitkow) in 1999. He was a loving father to (late) Francis Galloway (Mirella), Lisa Galloway-Rollins (Michael), and (late) Michael Galloway; loving grandfather to Michael and Salvatore Galloway; and Jake Rollins. He was much loved by his entire family including nieces Michelle Rubinson and Sharon Burke (Tom). One of his passions in life was time spent near the ocean and beach which he shared with his longtime partner Barbara Vegter in Naples Florida.
Frank was born and raised in the Frankford section and lived his entire life in Northeast Philly. He attended Frankford High School where he was a 3 letter star in football, basketball, and baseball. He was part of the legendary Frankford Football teams that won back to back city championships in the 1950’s. After High School, he served in the armed forces for a short period of time, prior to embarking on a career in the restaurant business.