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Cencion Lujan Gallardo

Cencion Lujan Gallardo

Male 1927 - 2014  (87 years)

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  • Name Cencion Lujan Gallardo 
    Born 28 Mar 1927  Big Springs, Rusk Co, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military 1944-1974  World War II, Korea, Vietnam Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Joined the Army Air Corps at the young age of 17. He served in the Air Force for over 30 years, he was a Missile Facility Technician in the 374th Missile Squadron at Little Rock Air Force Base. He also served during the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam War. Retired as SMSGT. 
    Died 16 Nov 2014  Jacksonville, Pulaski Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • SMSgt. Cencion Lujan “Don” Gallardo USAF (Ret.), age 87, of Jacksonville was reunited with the love of his life Doris on Sunday, November 16, 2014, surrounded by his family. He was born March 28, 1927, in Big Springs, Texas to the late Pedro and Enriquetta Gallardo. He was the oldest of his siblings. He joined the Army Air Corps at the young age of 17. He served in the Air Force for over 30 years, he was a Missile Facility Technician in the 374th Missile Squadron at Little Rock Air Force Base. He also served during the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam War. He was a Golden Glove Boxer, a baseball player and he enjoyed trout fishing, the Arkansas Razorbacks, and the St. Louis Cardinals. He was a member of St. Jude the Apostle Catholic Church in Jacksonville. He was preceded in death by his wife Doris Gallardo, sons, Harris and Ruben Michael Gallardo, and one granddaughter, Cassie Curtain. He is survived by his daughters, Jean Shahan and her husband Tom of Jacksonville, Angella Garrie of Jacksonville, grandchildren, Lori Bowers and her husband Will of Maumelle, Charlene Coke and her husband Floyd of El Dorado, Rebecca Williamson and her husband Myk of Cabot, Missy Kominos and her husband Paul of Colorado Springs, Colorado, Tony Gallardo of Mims, Florida, great-grandchildren; Tyler, Travis, Tanner, Alex, Emily, Katlyn, Sam, Alexis, and one great-great-granddaughter Aisley. Visitation will be from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 18, 2014, at Moore’s Jacksonville Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 19, 2014, at Moore’s Jacksonville Funeral Home. Entombment will follow in Chapel Hill Memorial Park with Military Honors.
    Buried 19 Nov 2014  Chapel Hill Memorial Park Cemetery, Jacksonville, Pulaski Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I44149  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 31 May 2021 

    Family Doris Lorena Martin,   b. 24 Oct 1923, Columbus, Muscogee Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 2012, Jacksonville, Pulaski Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 5 Oct 1946  Pulaski Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Harris Allen Gallardo,   b. 1 Dec 1941, Montgomery Co, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1984, Orlando, Brevard Co, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     2. Ruben Michael Gallardo,   b. 19 May 1949, Montgomery, Montgomery Co, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 2011, Little Rock, Pulaski Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    Last Modified 31 May 2021 
    Family ID F17495  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart


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