Christi R. Galloway
Christi R. Galloway, age 50, of Kearney, passed away on Thursday, May 14, 2020, at the Kearney Regional Medical Center. Memorial services were held Wednesday, May 20, at Horner Lieske McBride and Kuhl Funeral and Cremation Services in Kearney. Pastor Kent Sundberg officiated and burial followed at Riverside Cemetery in Gibbon. Memorials are suggested to the family to be designated later. Online condolences may be submitted by visiting www.hlmkfuneral.com. Horner Lieske McBride and Kuhl Funeral and Cremation Services in Kearney is in charge of arrangements.
Christi was born on December 23, 1969, in Lincoln, to Larry and Linda (Nemecek) Booher. She attended Church of God Christian Academy and graduated in 1987. Christi then earned a bachelors degree from the University of Nebraska-Kearney and a masters degree from the University of Phoenix. She married Ken Galloway on June 9, 2012, in Gibbon. Christi worked at Wal-Mart and also MNIS and Marshalls. She was a member of the Kearney E-Free Church. Ken and Christi enjoyed being foster parents and also spending time with nieces and nephews.
Surviving relatives include her husband, Ken, of Kearney; mother and step-father, Linda and Al Vacha, of Kearney; father and mother-in-law, Larry and Ruth Galloway, of Gibbon; sister, Erin and Jesse Carlson, of McCook; brothers, Mike and Denise Booher, of Michigan, and Nathan Vacha, of Kearney; brothers-in-law, Ron and Gail Galloway, of Shelton, and Jason and Melissa Galloway, of North Platte; numerous nieces, nephews, and other extended family.
Christi was preceded in death by her sister, Shannan Vacha; nephew, Ian Galloway; and grandparents, John Nemecek and Elmer and Alice Jurgens.