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“Frank. Sorry for your loss, prayers go out to your family and Janet's. She will be missed. ”
1 of 2 | Posted by: Charles & Jacqueline Guenther - NJ

“Janet you will be missed. We did grow up together but lost touch later in life. Your life touched a lot of people and animals n you were loved... ”
2 of 2 | Posted by: Linda Stickney - Ocean City, NJ

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Janet Christine (Guenther) Gallagher born June 26, 1949, passed away on July 13th, 2021 at age 72. Janet was known for her love of animals and never being on time. She had a kind, gentle soul and often became a mother and friend to those without. In her younger years, Janet enjoyed horseback riding and spending time with her friends. As an adult, Janet enjoyed gardening, watching her favorite television shows, and taking care of animals.

She battled Multiple Sclerosis for 53 years and passed away due to complications from this disease.

She was preceded in death by her Parents, Frank and Doris Guenther, her Husband, Edward Gallagher, Brother and Sister in Law, William and Jane Turner, and a Nephew, William Turner.

Survivors are her Son, Ian Gallagher, Daughter and Son In Law, Carly and Andrew Kauppila, Brother and Sister in Law Frank and Linda Guenther, 3 Grandchildren, Madison Morkert, Carly Kauppila, and Gordon Kauppila, 2 Nieces, Kelly (Guenther) Messina, and Lauren (Guenther) Vierling, and 2 Nephews, Jason Turner and Frank Guenther.

No funeral services will be held at this time. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Any donations can be made to the Humane Society of South Central Michigan and/or Multiple Sclerosis Association of America. Arrangements by the Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care. Personal messages for the family may be placed at