Effie M. Galacio

Effie May Galacio, 98 of Shamong, NJ passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, November 23, 2017, following a long and valiant fight against Myasthenia Gravis.

She was born on January 17, 1919 in Butler, NJ to Lester and Jule Ann Risden.  A woman of unwavering devotion to God, she was the spiritual heart of her family.

Effie provided guidance and selfless support through her tireless Christian example of caring and compassion. Her loving smile, entertaining sense of humor and steadfast loyalty won the hearts of all who knew her. Beloved wife of Sandy R Galacio, who passed away in 2009.

Devoted mother of Sandy L. Galacio and his wife Nancy of Wayne, NJ, Cindy Galacio Patti and her husband Anthony of Tabernacle, NJ. Loving Grandmother to Sandy L. Galacio Jr., Holly Anne Jackson, Taylor Morgan Patti, Alexis Patti, Madison Patti, Zoe Patti and Brian Worell.

Dear Great Grandmother to Cole and Charlotte Jackson, Santo Rocco, Giovanni and Maryanne Galacio. The family will recieve family and friends Tuesday December 5, 2017 6:00PM at Victory Bible Church 816 S. Egg Harbor Rd. Hammonton, NJ.  Funeral service 7:00PM.  Interment will be held privately in Mt. Rest Cemetery Butler, NJ.  Arrangements under the direction of the COSTANTINO FUNERAL HOME 231 W. WHITE HORSE PIKE BERLIN, NJ 08009. For additional information or to email condolences:Costantinofuneralhome.com