Name: Hart Galloway Doris
Age: Not Available
Hometown: Bad Axe
Funeral Date: October 21, 2013
Date of Birth: Not Available
Date of Passing: October 13, 2013
Funeral Home: First United Methodist Church
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, October 21, 2013 at the First United Methodist Church of Bad Axe officiated by Rev. Phil Tousley, pastor. Burial will take place in Colfax Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday, October 20, 2013 from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the MacAlpine Funeral Home in Bad Axe and from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service Monday at the church. Memorials may be offered in the form of floral arrangements or donations to the Bad Axe Public Library.
She was preceded in death by her husband on December 16, 1978. She is survived by her daughter Pamela (Thomas) Biasell of Rochester Hills; two grandchildren, Christian Robert (Lavinia) Biasell of Rochester Hills, and Alexis Hattie (Dr. Joseph) Duffy of Columbus, Ohio; two great grandchildren, Fiona Rose and Harrison Thomas Biasell; one sister, Neva Hart Getman of Sun City Center, Florida; a nephew and several nieces. The family would like to give special thanks to the staff of the Huron County Medical Care Facility and Huron Medical Center for their wonderful care and kindness.
Doris Hart Galloway, floral designer, business woman and civic leader of Bad Axe passed away Sunday, October 13, 2013. She was born on July 10 at the Port Huron Hospital, daughter of the late Hattie Stone Hart and Thomas Allen Hart. She married Robert M. Galloway on December 17, 1944 upon his return home from the war. Bob and Doris built and operated Hart’s Florist and Gifts for over 25 years. They also owned and operated the Sweetheart Bridal Shop of Bad Axe. Doris was a charter member of the local chapter of Business and Professional Women, a member of the National Federation of Independent Business, the Michigan State Florist Association, Teleflora, and The Assistant Manager and Buyer for the Gift Shop at Huron Memorial Hospital. Her charity work included the American Red Cross, United Fund, Thumb Industries, Clothe-a-Child, and the Girl Scouts of America as a leader in both Port Huron and Bad Axe. She was a long time member of the First United Methodist Church in Bad Axe and served as chairperson of memorials for the church.