David William Galarno

by Billi Charlene (Galarno) Tauer
Billi is the great great grand-daughter
of Elias Galarno and is currently
living in Hurley, Wisconsin


WILLIAM DAVID GALARNO if the son of DAVID & HELEN GALARNO. He was worn in born in 1930 and married Charlotte Youngs on September 12, 1950.

William sailed on the Great Lakes from 1948-1951 also in 1953 and in 1956 on freighter ships, the S.S. Buck eye and the Harry T Ewig for Columbia transportation. William also worked on the Mackinaw Bridge as a crane operator for Merrit, Champman, and Scott in 1955. He was a labor union member of 27 years in Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota and also a member of the operators union.

William retired in 1995 from Northern State Power Company, NSP Special Cont.  William is a avid hunter and woodworker.


The couple`s children

Vicky Marie (Galarno) Harris 7-14-1951
Billi Charlene (Galarno) Tauer 6-23-1952
Deborah Faye (Galarno) Krall 5-31-1954
Cindy Lou (Galarno) LaFortune 2-01-1956
Randy William Galarno 3-17-1958
Richard David Galarno 1-20-1960
Denise Helen Galarno 5-24-1961
William David Galarno JR. 6-09-1967

Listed below are William and Charlotte Galarno’s children, grandchildren and Great grandchildren.

1. Vicky Marie (Galarno) Harris. Born 7-14-1951. Married Mark Pietila (deceased) car accident, Remarried, Larry Harris. Vicky belongs to the labor union and is in road construction. Vicky has three children, Vicky’s daughter-Tess Marie (Pietila) Nasi. Born 2-01-1970. Tess is married to Todd Nasi and she has three children, (one set of twin boys); Luke Nemi Born 5-23-1996, Chayce Wayne Nasi Born 11-28-2005 & Ayden Todd Nasi Born 11-28-2005. Vicky’s Son- Eric Pietila Born 8-13-1977. Eric has one child, Kailey Marie Pietila Born 12-05-2001. Vicky’s daughter –Casey Jean Harris. Born 9-05-1987

2. Billi Charlene (Galarno) Tauer Born 6-23-1952 Married David Anthony Tauer. Billi has four children (one set of twins boys). Billi’s daughter Tammy Lee (Tauer) Thompson born, 10-03-1971. Tammy married Kyle Thompson. Tammy has two sons, Anthony David Thompson born 8-19-1988 and Kyle Wayne Thompson, born 1-21-1990. Billi’s daughter Randi Rachel (Tauer) Jackson, born 11-28-1974. Randi married Jesse Jackson. Billi’s son Jereme David Tauer, (twin) born 01-01-1978, Jereme has two children, Serena Danielle Tauer, born 11-05-2005, and son Jereme David Tauer Jr., born 03-20-2006. Billi’s son Jonathan David Tauer (twin) born 01-01-1978 married Deb Jackson

3. Deborah Faye (Galarno) Krall born 05-31-1954. Deborah is a labor and had six children , two sets of twin boys, but lost one twin Oliver. David Krall born 05-18-1983 at birth. Deborah’s daughter Rachelle Dawn (Krall) McCullough born 06-07-1977, married Brad McCullough and she has two sons, Logan McCullough and Gavin McCullough. Deborah’s son Karl Krall (twin) born 01-06-1980 married Nicole (Gallo) Krall. Krall has two children a son Evan Michael Krall born 04-21-2005 and a daughter Andi Ellen Krall, born 10-03-2006. Deborah’s son Kasey Krall (twin) born 01-06-1980 married Candis (Hitter) Krall. Kasey has two children a daughter Kelsey Mae Krall born 05-22-2001 and a son Kaden Patrick Krall born 11-01-2004. Deborah’s son Nicolai David Krall(twin to Oliver) born 05-18-1983. Deborah’s son Timothy Patrick Krall 2nd. Born 06-17-1985. Married Andrea (Martinsek) Krall.Timothy has one step daughter Nadia, and two daughters Eva Rae Krall born 03-20-1907 and Sosha Krall.

4. Cindy Lou (Galarno) LaFortune born 02-01-1956. Married Richard LaFortune. Cindy belongs to the Operator Engineer’s Local 139 (IUOE) and is an operator. Cindy had three children but lost one son, Nathan LaFortune (born 11-27-1977), in a car accident on 08-18-1996. Cindy’s son James LaFortune born 10-14-1972, has one daughter Vanessa LaFortune born 04-26-2004. Cindy’s daughter Lisa (LaFortune) Ofstad, born 08-09-1979, married Ryan Ofstad. Lisa has two daughters Brook Marie Ofstad, born 01-03-2003 and Ryan Ofstad born 11-06-2007.

5. Randy William Galarno born 03-17-1958 .Married Diane (Hailsey) Galarno. Randy is a janitor. Randy has one daughter Katie Lee Galarno born 09-02-1994.

6. Richard David Galarno born 01-20-1960. Richard belongs to the Operator Engineers Local 139 and is blacktop plant foreman for Northwood’s paving. He has one daughter Rikki Lee (Galarno) Hines, married Joseph Hines. Rikki has a son Aundre Hines, and a daughter Willow Lee Hines born 3-24-2010

7 Denise Helen Galarno born 05-24-1961 Denise works as a medical assistance. Denise has four children son, Joshua David Synkula born 05-27-1983, a daughter Krystal Marie Synkula born 06-24-1987, Denise has (twin girls) Whitney Ann Hewitt and Paige Elizabeth Hewitt born 06-25-1995

8. William David Galarno JR. born 06-09-1967 married Barbara (Skibo) Galarno. William is a dry Waller. William has three children and two step children. Daughter Nicole Lynn Galarno born 06-10-1988. Daughter Jamie Leigh Galarno born 01-11-1991. Son David Aldise Galarno born 12-18-1992. Two step sons Casey Skibo and Craig Skibo.

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