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Arnold and Helene

Picture provided to me by George Walsh

Arnold Galbiati - Obituary

Arnold R. Galbiati, 84 of East Vineland, NJ passed away early Monday morning August 27, 2012 in South Jersey Medical Center, Vineland, NJ after a brief illness. Mr. Galbiati was born in Vineland and was a lifelong East Vineland, resident.

He was the son of the late Mary & Louis Galbiati. He was also predeceased by his brother's Louis, Joseph and Fran Galbiati, and his sisters Dora Walsh & Anna Graf.

Mr. Galbiati owned and operated a 65 acre vegetable farm throughout the majority of his life. Once retired, Arnold enjoyed raising lilacs and fig trees. He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed numerous activities such as, horseback riding, hiking, skiing, kayaking, scuba diving, and swimming. He was also a private pilot and a world traveler. Arnold was a U.S. Army veteran, charter member of the Panther Road Vol. Fire Co., East Vineland, exempt member of the N. J. State Fireman's Association, and a member of the New Italy Society.

He is survived by three sons: Tom Galbiati and wife Jacqueline, Dave Galbiati, Bob Galbiati and wife Sharon. Six grandchildren: Tressa (Mel) Reid, Lauren (Dave) Sherma, Scott (Jessica) Galbiati, Mark (Ashley) Galbiati, Bobby and Brooke Galbiati, Step grandchildren: Tony and Alisa Crespo. Great Grandchildren: Jason, Nicholas and Francesca. Step Great Grandchildren: Colin and Austin Reid.

Arnold is also survived by his brother, Elmer and his wife Joan Galbi. Sister's in-law: Marge, Jane Galbiati and Edna Leonelli. As well as several nieces and nephews. He is also survived by Gail Fien and his Traveling companions Ursula and Suzanne.

A private family service was conducted at the Pancoast Funeral Home located at 676 S. Main Road., Vineland, NJ. For those who wish, donations in memory of Arnold can be made to Nature Conservancy, NJ Oswego River Preserve, and the S. P. C. A. 1244 N. Delsea Drive Vineland, NJ 08360

June 1965
in back of house on Vine Rd.

Thomas Galbiati 16 Years old
David Galbiati 9 years old
Bobby Galbiati 3 years 2 months old

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