Galen D. Almeida, 71, of Bedford, N.H., passed away peacefully at his home on September 7, 2021.
Galen was born on September 4, 1950, in Wareham, MA, the son of the late Arthur Almeida and Pearl (Fernandes) Almeida. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his sister, Maura Jean Lima.
Galen worked at the MBTA for over 30 years and enjoyed tinkering on cars during his free time. He enjoyed riding his Harley and raising money for many local charities as BROs.
Galen is survived by his four children, Danielle Almeida of Harwich, MA, Justin Almeida of Bedford, NH, Jennifer Tedeschi and husband Frank of East Greewich, RI and Spencer Almeida of Bedford, NH; five grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Brianna and Sophie (Danielle’s children) and Charlotte and Luca Tedeschi (Jennifer and Frank’s children); three great-grandchildren, Arabella, Araya and Jayden; six siblings, Anita Atkinson, Paul Donald Fernandes, Brian Rodney Almeida, Wanda Elizabeth Leite, and Arthur Allen Almeida as well as many other extended family and friends.
SERVICES – Visitation will be held in the Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 243 Hanover St., Manchester, on Friday September 24th from 5:00PM to 6:30PM followed by his Memorial Service at 6:30PM. In lieu of flowers the family has requested that donations be made to The Webster House, Manchester, NH. To view Galen’s Online Tribute, send condolences to the family, or for more information, visit www.phaneuf.net.