November 6, 1970 ~ April 29, 2020
Born in: , Puerto Rico
Resided in: Fremont, California
On April 29, 2020 Tina Ripley Gallagher passed away at the age of 49. Tina was a daughter, a sister, a wife, a mother and a grandmother. She was born in Puerto Rico to Dwight and Barbara Ripley on November 4,1970.
After graduating from high school in Fremont CA, she attended Ohlone College where she earned her AA degree. She married her high school sweetheart, Brian Gallagher and together they raised two daughters and a son.
Tina was kind, loving and generous with her time. She was always willing to be helpful. She had an artistic personality that showed through her passion for creating and collecting jewelry. She was known to all for her infectious laugh and beautiful smile. With her loving heart, she had the ability to make everyone feel welcome. Family was everything to Tina and she loved and was loved by hers unconditionally. She will be dearly missed by her immediate family as well as all her Gallagher in-laws.
Tina was preceded in death by her grandparents, Ethel and Steven Rivers. She is survived by her spouse Brian, her children, Ashley, Austin and Amanda. Also surviving her are her father, Dwight Ripley, her mother, Barbara Rivers, sisters Laurie Crow and Carroll Ripley, her precious grandchildren, Logan and Lennox, as well as several nieces and nephews.