Alexander Herbert Gallant Jr.
Alexander Herbert Gallant Jr., 96, of Waldo, passed away Aug. 8, 2013 at his home in Waldo. He was born January 25, 1917 in Bangor to Alexander Herbert Gallant Sr. and May (Lyons) Gallant. He was a World War II veteran who was well known by his community because of his love of socializing.
Alexander was predeceased by his wife, Hazel E. Gallant of Belfast; many siblings; his sons, Allen H. Gallant and Wayne Gallant, both of Waldo; three grandchildren, Angela Anderson of Belfast, Desiree Estes of Ellsworth and Heather Gallant of Belfast; four great-grandchildren, William Chadwick of Liberty, Jeromy Chadwick of Troy, NY, Damion Benner of Belfast and Alexandria Estes of Ellsworth; and many nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held at Paul Cemetery in Waldo, Oct. 8, 2013 at 1 p.m. Immediately following will be a gathering at the Gazebo at Belfast City Park. The memories we have of him will never be forgotten. He was loved and will be greatly missed by many.
Arrangements are under the care of Riposta Funeral Home, Belfast.