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Mary Symington Thurber Galloway

Mary Symington Thurber Galloway

Died: Saturday, March 13, 2004
Mary Symington Thurber Galloway died Saturday, March 13, 2004 in her home.

She grew up in Grosse Pointe and attended the Grosse Pointe School (now University Liggett School). She graduated from Miss Hallís School in Pittsfield, Mass. and attended Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, N.Y.

Mrs. Galloway served on the Board of Trustees of the Tau Beta Association, the Junior League of Detroit, the Grosse Pointe Memorial Church and the Childrenís Home of Detroit.

She was a member of the Garden Club of America, the National Society of Colonial Dames of America, the Detroit Historical Society, the Grosse Pointe Historical Society, Detroit Symphony Orchestra Hall, the Michigan Opera Theatre, the Detroit Institute of Arts, the Detroit Zoological Society and the Grosse Pointe University Liggett School Alumnae Association.

She is survived by her son E.B. Galloway Jr. (Ted); grandchildren Dr. E.B. Galloway III, Jeffrey Sutton Galloway, Dr. Christopher D. Galloway, Frederick Ollison IV and Mary Ollison Martinson and six great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her husband Edgar B. Galloway; her parents Mr. and Mrs. Jefferson Gage Thurber; and daughter Mary Galloway Ollison.

A memorial service will be held at Grosse Pointe Memorial Church at 11 a.m. on Thursday, March 18.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Tau Beta Association, the Grosse Pointe Memorial Church or the Detroit Symphony Orchestra.
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