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Florence Winnifred Gallelli


GALLELLI, Florence - Obit

GALLELLI, Florence Winnifred “Winnie” (nee Cranham)

May 15, 1947 – Winnipeg, Maintoba

December 29, 2019 –  Calgary, Alberta


Winnie Gallelli, beloved wife for 51 wonderful years, of Brian Gallelli of Airdrie, AB, formerly Crossfield, AB, passed away on Sunday, December 29, 2019 at the age of 72 years.

Winnie married Brian September 7, 1968. They moved to the family homestead in 1974 where they lived until October 2019 when they moved to Airdrie, AB.

Besides her loving husband Brian, Winnie is survived by her daughter Julia McElroy (Shawn), son Micheal Gallelli, five grandchildren, Courtney McElroy (John LaChance), Damian McElroy, Jordan Hardy, Kaleb McElroy, and Cheyanne Hardy; and two great-grandchildren, Berkley and Boston LaChance. She is also survived by her sister Margaret Lee (Blaine), as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Winnie was predeceased by her parents, Doug and Orvie Cranham; brother Norman, and sister Dorothy Butterfield. 

A Celebration of Life will be held at the Madden Community Center (Range Rd 30, Rocky View No. 44, AB T0M 1L0 ) on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Madden & District Agricultural Society, General Delivery, Madden, AB, T0M 1L0. Condolences, memories and photos may be shared and viewed on Winnie’s obituary at

The family would like to thank the amazing staff at the Peter Lougheed Hospital ICU for their care and compassion.


A tree will be planted in living memory of Winnie Gallelli. McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Airdrie, 300 TOWERLANE DRIVE, AIRDRIE, AB. 

Telephone: 403-948-1100.


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