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Tommy Galbraith

Oct 28 1949 - Sep 03 2021

Thomas “Tommy” Galbraith, Jr. of Celina, Texas passed away on September 3, 2021 at the age of 71. Tommy was born on October 28, 1949 to Thomas Payne Galbraith and Rita (Bergman) Galbraith in Wichita Falls, Texas. He wed his beloved wife Kathryn Ahearn Adler on June 20, 2009 in Celina, Texas.

During his lifetime, Tommy was employed at NCR in Wichita Falls, Texas, and went on to become Vice President of Sales for ICS of McKinney, Texas. In addition, Tommy retired as a police officer from Frisco Police Department in 2019. He was also a member of St. Gabriel the Archangel Catholic Church in McKinney, Texas.

Tommy is survived by his wife, Kathryn Galbraith of Celina, Texas and their five children; Tammy Carlton and husband, Chad of Wichita Falls, Texas, Megan McNeal and husband, Aaron of Celina, Texas, Michael Adler of Celina, Texas, Brittany Wroble and husband, Roman of McKinney, Texas, and Lisa Fowlkes of McKinney, Texas; 10 grandchildren, Vicki, Kyli, Lybi, Sidney, Max, Ainsley, Micah, Macie, Jason, and Audrey; brothers, Barry Galbraith and wife, Karen of Bedford, Texas, Stan Galbraith and wife, Camille of Duncanville, Texas, Jimmy Galbraith, John Galbraith and wife, Susan of Prosper, Texas; sisters, Peggy Wookie and husband, Larry of Wichita Falls, Texas, Rita Baker and husband, Mark of Ft. Worth, Texas and Montie Oakes and husband, George of Austin, Texas; and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. He was deeply loved and will be greatly missed by all of his family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Vicki (Kowalick) Galbraith, and  parents, Thomas and Rita Galbraith.

The family will receive friends during a visitation on Monday, September 13, 2021 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home, 2525 Central Expressway North, Allen, Texas 75013.

A funeral service will be held at 12:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at St Gabriel the Archangel Church, 110 Street Gabriel Way, McKinney, Texas 75071. Interment will follow at Dixie Cemetery, 21485 US-377, Whitesboro, Texas 76273. Followed by a celebration of his life at the family home around 5:00 pm.

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