Roy G. Gallo



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Roy G. Gallo   Rochester:  Friday, May 22, 2020 at age 83.  Predeceased by his brothers, Victor Gallo, Donald Gallo; daughter-in-law, Sharon Gallo; brother-in-law Joseph DeSando.  Survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Carol Gallo; his children, Wendy (Kenneth) Kanis, Vincent Gallo, Sharon (Frank) Messina, David Gallo; grandchildren, Stephanie Kanis, Eric Kanis, Frankie Messina and Gabrielle Messina; sisters-in-law, Laima Gallo and Marge Gallo, Marilyn Aman, Mary Ann DeSando; brother-in-law, Larry Aman; many nieces, nephews and dear friends.     Private Interment, Riverside Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association in his memory.  For more information and to sign Roy’s online guestbook, visit


  1. Mark Farruggia on May 23, 2020 at 11:09 am

    My condolences to Roy’s family at this difficult time.

  2. Gerry Viglione on May 23, 2020 at 9:38 pm

    Our deepest sympathies to you and your family. Roy is in our hearts and prayers. We will miss him. God keep you in His care. The Viglione Family

  3. Wendy Hamilton Scheg on May 24, 2020 at 4:16 pm

    Hello Carol, my friend from so many years ago, I am so sorry you lost Roy, please know you are in my prayers. With deepest sympathy……Wendy Hamilton Scheg

  4. Lisa Fleming on May 24, 2020 at 10:45 pm

    Dear Gallo Family - Very sorry about your loss. Lisa (Coppeta) Fleming

  5. BERTCH on May 25, 2020 at 9:03 pm

    Very sorry for your loss. We have great memories of catching up at Corvette events. Please keep in touch. Mary and Dave Bertch

  6. Michelle Thompson on May 25, 2020 at 11:27 pm

    My deepest condolences to the Gallo family, I loved talking to Roy during his haircuts! We talked about the love we had for our family and of course beautiful cars! Such a sweet man, he will be missed!

  7. Michelle Thompson on May 25, 2020 at 11:36 pm

    My dearest condolences to the Gallo family, I was so sad to hear of Roy’s passing. I feel so blessed to have met him and enjoyed all our conversations during his haircuts. He loved telling me about his love of cars, and of course how proud he was of his kids and grandchildren.Carol you and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers.

  8. Rocky and Rose Palazzo on May 26, 2020 at 3:48 pm

    It was sad to see Roy’s name in the obituaries. Roy has been a long friend even though we have lost touch over the years but got together a couple of times with all of the the other guys and their wives. We wish you and your family well.

  9. Nadine Jopson on May 26, 2020 at 4:35 pm

    Carol and family you have our deepest sympathy.

  10. Jim and Marcia Morath on May 26, 2020 at 10:59 pm

    Carol and family We are so sorry to read about Roy. We was a great man and we always think about the good times in the Corvette Club. Our sympathy to you and the family. Jim and Marcia Morath

  11. John Ortolani on July 5, 2020 at 6:16 pm


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