Iris Whitmore Gallo
Iris Whitmore Gallo
  • November 2, 1926 - June 25, 2017
  • Metairie, Louisiana

Share This Obituary

Iris Whitmore Gallo passed away on June 25, 2017 at the age of 90.

She was preceded in death by daughter, Linda Gallo Berg; son, Guy J. Gallo; brothers, Robert J. Whitmore and James J. Whitmore; and parents, Charles and Esther Whitmore.

She is survived by her sister, Lois Whitmore; four grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.

Iris worked as a teacher after earning her B.S. from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.

A Funeral Mass celebrated by Fr. Billy O’Riordon will be held on Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 1 PM in the Chapel of Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd in New Orleans. Visitation will begin at 11 AM. Interment will follow at Odd Fellows Rest on Canal Street.

To view and sign the family guestbook please visit