Zis-Sweeney and St. Laurent Funeral Home

26 Kinsley Street, Nashua, NH


Edna Gallant

August 8, 1921February 6, 2020

Edna (Antonina Crocifissa) Gallant, 98, of Plymouth, MA, formerly of Nashua, NH and Chelsea, MA, passed away on Thursday, February 6, 2020. Born on August 8, 1921 in the North End of Boston MA, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Rose (Guiffre) Angelo.

Edna was a devoted Catholic who cared deeply for Family and Friends. Edna took pride in always doing for others, particularly caring for her husband John, or working in her yard or house. Edna proudly volunteered for 7,432 hours at St. Joseph Hospital in Nashua for over 15 years.

Edna is survived by her daughter Rosemaree Collins and her husband Brian of Plymouth MA; sister Rose Polsi of Bradford, MA; grandchildren Heather Hallissey and her husband John of Plymouth, MA and Patrick Geary and his wife Laurie of Hudson, NH; great grandchildren Evan and Sean Hallissey and Owen Geary; and many nieces, nephews, and friends. She is predeceased by her husband of 55 years John W. Gallant, and her brother Nicholas Angelo.

Edna’s Family would like to express their sincere thanks and appreciation to the incredible Staff at Benchmark/Plymouth Crossings and Beacon Hospice who treated Edna as Family and made her feel very loved.

Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday February 11, 2020 from 9:00-11:30 AM at the Zis-Sweeney & St. Laurent Funeral Home, 26 Kinsley St. Nashua, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 12:00 PM at St. Joseph the Worker Parish, 777 W. Hollis St, Nashua NH, with a burial immediately following at St. Louis Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Edna’s name to Beacon Hospice, 32 Resnik Road, Suite 3 Plymouth, MA 02360


  • Visitation Tuesday, February 11, 2020
  • Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday, February 11, 2020
  • Committal Service Tuesday, February 11, 2020


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Maria Economou

February 13, 2020

Dear Family,

My sincere sympathy on the passing away of your beloved Edna~I will always remember Edna for her happy loving spirit~May she rest in peace and her memory be eternal~

Maria Economou
Homosassa, FL

Tom Gallant

February 10, 2020

As her nephew, “Tommy”, I’ll always remember and cherish her big, bold, and boisterous Italian personality. I wish I had the opportunity to know her better, because she was a lot of fun. God rest her loving soul.

Gail Lonergan

February 7, 2020

Dear Edna,
We will miss you very much at Plymouth Crossings. Your sense of humor was sharp and to the point. To the Family my Sympathy.

You will be missed.
Love From Gail