Janesville – John Allan Gallo, age 77, passed away on July 16, 2019 while at his home.
John was born on December 25, 1941 in Ironwood, Michigan, the son of John and Ellen (Haapala) Gallo. He served his country in the U.S. Navy from 1959-1962. John married Denise (Shoff) on July 23, 1966 in Minneapolis, MN.
John enjoyed fishing and playing his guitar. He was an avid car enthusiast and owned a 1955 Lincoln Capri, but most of all he enjoyed camping with his family.
John is survived by his wife, Denise; a daughter, Loralee (Dewey) Volden; a son, Michael S. Gallo; 3 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; 10 siblings and many nieces, nephews and other relatives.
John was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Jim and a sister, Kathy.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be directed to the family.
Memorial services will be held at the D.L. Newcomer Funeral Home, 1105 E. 9th Avenue in Brodhead WI on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at 6:00 PM. A visitation will also be held at the funeral home on Saturday from 5:00 PM until the time of service.