Charles Joseph Galiano

GALIANO, Charles Joseph, Feb 1, 1937 – Jul 28, 2011. Known to his friends as “Chuck” and “C.J”. Born in Buffalo, NY, to the late Joseph and Julia Galiano. Chuck was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and worked many years for the Southern Pacific Railroad. In retirement, he volunteered his time and talent as a video production specialist for Westside Church where he was a member. He lived in many places but Omaha became his home. Chuck had an adventurous spirit, pursuing many interests including skydiving, scuba diving, trap shooting, golf, bowling, and even was a stunt driver. His most recent thrill was his trip to Israel where he was baptized in the Jordan River. Preceded in death by parents; his beloved wife, Lynne; sister, Sue Caligiuri. Survived by children: Dean (Marilyn), Craig, and Drew (Ruth); daughters, Tina Knisley (Bob) and Cathy McGrew (Mike); seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sisters, Donna Galiano and Irene Malicki (Wally); brother-in-law, Tony Caligiuri; many beloved lifetime friends. Chuck is happy now with his Savior, but will be dearly missed and always loved. MEMORIAL SERVICE Thursday, Aug 11, 10 am at Westside Church, 15050 W. Dodge Rd., followed by reception at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials ae suggested to Westside Church, the American Cancer Society, or Lydia House.

HEAFEY-HEAFEY-HOFFMANN DWORAK & CUTLER Mortuaries and Crematories 7805 West Center Road Omaha, Nebraska 68124 (402) 391-3900

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