GALLANT, David John Alfred
The funeral for Dave Gallant, of Newark, Ohio, and formerly of Bonshaw, P.E.I., was held on Wednesday, December 23, 2015 from Hennessey Cutcliffe Charlottetown Funeral Home to St. Joseph’s Church, Kelly’s Cross. The concelebrated funeral mass was offered by Reverend Danny Wilson as chief celebrant and homilist. He was assisted by Reverend Joseph Palliyodil. The first reading was proclaimed by uncle, Andy Gallant, and the second reading was proclaimed by close friend, Steve Larkin. The prayers of intercession were offered by aunt, Shirley Cleveland. The funeral mass was sung by St. Joseph’s Church choir under the direction of Darlene Lowther. They rendered the opening hymn, Amazing Grace; the psalm, The Lord’s My Shepherd; the communion hymn, Lord Jesus Of You I Will Sing; the incensing hymn, Songs Of The Angels; and the recessional hymn, How Great Thou Art. The offertory hymn, A Candle Is Burning, was rendered by soloist, Darlene Lowther. The urn bearers were parents, Dave and Noreen Gallant. Honorary pallbearers were Richard and Linda Boulter, Jimmy and Christine Cleveland, Steve Larkin and Doug McColeman. The interment took place in St. Joseph’s Parish Cemetery where Father Wilson held the graveside service.