Cathie Mitts Galkowski

Published 10:47 am Thursday, August 9, 2018

Mrs. Cathie Mitts Galkowski, 63, of Garwood Road, Mocksville, died Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, at Forsyth Medical Center.

She was born Nov. 22, 1954 in St. Charles County, Mo. to the late Barney Aubrey and Beatrice Stone Mitts. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister who opened her home to anyone.  She was a beautiful woman who loved making cookies for everyone, especially with her grandchildren.   

She was also preceded in death by her 2 brothers, Tony and Jim Mitts.

Survivors: her husband of 24 years, Michael Robert Galkowski of the home; 5 children, Carrie Stenson of North Carolina, David Stenson (Melissa) of Lewisville, Jonathan Stenson (Nikki Stallard) of Arcadia, Bob Galkowski of Winston-Salem and Amanda Tesdall (Matt) of Missouri; 10 grandchildren, Nick Stenson (Geri Boyce), Kyle Stenson, Olivia Stenson, Jonathan Stallard, Madeline Stenson, Sophia Stenson, Isabel Stenson, Grace Tesdall, Owen Tesdall and Lennon Tesdall; a sister, Mary Tucker (Robert); 2 brothers, Max Mitts and Bill Mitts (Karen), all of Missouri; several nieces and nephews; and a host of special friends.

Memorials: COPD Foundation, 3300 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Miami, FL 33134.