Galler Sylvia Emma Galler, 81, a lifelong resident of Rosenberg, passed away peacefully Dec. 5, 2002. Mrs. Galler was born March 18, 1921 in Rosenberg. She and her husband, Robert, owned and operated a farm in the Fairchild community for over 25 years before moving to Rosenberg. She also worked as a nurse at Polly Ryon Memorial Hospital for 25 years, serving on the surgical staff and in the emergency room. Upon her retirement from the hospital, Mrs. Galler remained an active member of the Polly Ryon Hospital Auxiliary. She was also active in the Veterans of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary and was a long-time member of St. John's United Church of Christ in Rosenberg and the Martha Circle. Mrs. Galler was an avid reader, and she spent her free time pursuing her hobby of raising vegetable gardens and flowers. Sylvia Galler was preceded in death by her husband of 43 years, Robert Galler; her parents, Joe and Louise Lubojacky; her brothers, Alfred and Roman Lubojacky; her sister, Ellen Lubojacky Poythress; and her daughter, Carol Galler Kohn. She is survived by two daughters, Linda Urbanek and her husband, Glenn, and Peggy Ryan and her husband, Martin; three grandsons, Travis Urbanek and his wife, Amy, Brady Urbanek and Jeff Gaston and his wife, Denise; two granddaughters, Sara Ryan and Becca Ryan; three step-grandsons, three great-grandchildren and numerous step-great-grandchildren. She is also survived by sisters, Olga Kaminsky, Alice Prosise and Ann Mikeska, brother, Walter Lubojacky and numerous nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be Jim Mikeska, Don Meyer, David Feldhoff, Brad Kveton, Glenn Kaminsky, Everette Kaminsky, Bill Galler and Marvin Galler. Visitation for Mrs. Galler will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8 at Garmany & Carden Funeral Home, 1201 Fourth St. in Rosenberg. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 9 at St. John's United Church of Christ in Rosenberg. Memorial gifts may be made to St. John's United Church of Christ, 1513 West St., Rosenberg, Texas, 77471. Arrangements are under the direction of Garmany & Carden Funeral Home, (281) 342-4671.