Died: Nov 10, 2012
Portland, ME – Arthur P. Galonis, 64, of Portland died on Saturday, November 10, 2012 at the Barron Center. He was the life companion of the late Sandra Hallstrom who died on April 2nd of this year.
He was born in Portland on June 2, 1948, a son of the late Peter A. & Flora M. (Colby) Galonis. Arthur was a lifelong resident of Portland.
Arthur worked many years as a mover and truck driver for Mayflower Moving as well as the Global Moving Company. He also served his country in the US Army. He and Sandra would spend nights out at the local VFW Posts in the area.
Arthur will be remembered for his caring heart and his helpful attitude.
Arthur is survived by his sister Katherine Karatsanos of Portland and her son Donnie and her daughter Kristy as well as his three daughters Barbara, Debra and Donna, his nine grandchildren and his 5 great grandchildren as well as his many close friends.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial service on Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 2 p.m. at the Wilde Memorial Chapel at Evergreen Cemetery, 672 Stevens Ave Portland.
Arrangements are under the care of Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services, 981 Forest Ave Portland. Please visit www.advantageportland.com to sign Arthur’s guestbook.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory can be made to:
Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital
22 Bramhall Street
Portland, ME 04102