Lynn — John B. “Teddy” Galland, age 65, of Lynn, died on Sunday, November 11, 2012, at his home. He was the husband of Barbara A. (Grogan) Galland, with whom he shared 45 years of marriage.
Born in Salem, he was the son of Gertrude (Costin) Galland of Swampscott and of the late Stanley Galland. He lived in Lynn all of his life.
John was a self-employed landscaper for all of his working life and owned Galland Lawn Service. He enjoyed working with his hands. John was very quick witted and was always ready to lend a helping hand.
In addition to his wife and mother, he leaves his children, John Galland, James Galland and his wife Tiffany, and Bonny Galland and her partner Russell O’Neil all of Lynn and Tammie Lugo and her husband Marcial of Swampscott; a brother, Richard Galland of Washington State; his grandchildren, Courtney Speropoulos, Mark Galland, Cailyn O’Neil, Delilah and Serenity Lugo, and Sadiejon and Wade Galland, and several aunts, uncles and cousins. He was also the father of the late Sandra Galland who died last year.
ARRANGEMENTS: A funeral service will be held on Thursday at 11 a.m. in the Cuffe-McGinn Funeral Home, 157 Maple Street, Lynn. Burial in Pine Grove Cemetery. Visiting hours Wednesday 4-7 p.m. For online register book, please visit www.cuffemcginn.com