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Mrs. Ann Marie (Theroux) Gailis
  • Sawtelle Family Hospice House
    320 Haverhill St.
    Reading, MA 01867

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“I am so sorry to hear that Ann Marie passed away. I was lucky enough to work with her as her teacher's assistant at Central School in Stoneham. She...Read More »
1 of 26 | Posted by: Peggy Marchese - Woburn, MA

“To Alex, Sarah, and family; I'm so sorry to hear of your loss. My prayers and deepest sympathies are with you all. ”
2 of 26 | Posted by: Sue Collins - Riverdale, MD

“We are so sorry for your loss and your entire family are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. xo, The Ackerman Family. ”
3 of 26 | Posted by: Abby Ackerman - Dedham, MA

“Dear Gailis Family, sending you our deepest sympathies and condolences God bless you during this difficult time. ”
4 of 26 | Posted by: Mark Ferraro - Saint Charles, IL

“Dear Gailis and Theroux Families, Please accept my sincere condolences on the passing of Ann Marie. My entire family is saddened by this news. She...Read More »
5 of 26 | Posted by: Patricia Mondello - Stoneham, MA

“Dear Peter and Family, I am so sorry of your loss Peter, if you need anything let me know, and as always my door is always open for you my friend.SGM...Read More »
6 of 26 | Posted by: James Linchy - Zephyrhills, FL

“My condolences to all the family. Mrs. Gailis, Miss Theroux at the time, was my fifth grade teacher at Lexington Academy. I loved her! She was...Read More »
7 of 26 | Posted by: Beth Farley - Acton, MA


8 of 26 | Posted by: Beth Farley - Acton, MA

“Mrs. Gailis was one of a kind. Her calm, loving nature was unequaled. Her love of her students was genuine. My daughter was lucky to have her for a...Read More »
9 of 26 | Posted by: Rachael Sacco - Stoneham, MA

“I lived on Fulton St. during my years at Girls Catholic and your mother and I walked to school and took the Fellsway bus every day. She would come...Read More »
10 of 26 | Posted by: Barbara Sheeran Venditti - NC

“My sympathy to Mary, Joe and Peter and the rest of the Theroux family. Although I never met Ann Marie down in West Dennis I know you all thought the...Read More »
11 of 26 | Posted by: Nodie (Norah( Sullivan - WA

“We will always remember your smiling face, and warm heart who is always reaching out to make someone happy. Anne Marie, whenever I was having a bad...Read More »
12 of 26 | Posted by: Lori Alibrandi - Stoneham, MA

“Mrs.Gailis was my first grade teacher, I'm 39.Years later i can still recall how kindhearted she was to all of the children. May she rest in peace. ”
13 of 26 | Posted by: Kathleen McLean - Stoneham, MA

“Ann Marie was the finest, kindest, and most loving teacher of all four of my children. We are heartbroken. She was a dear friend to my wife and to me...Read More »
14 of 26 | Posted by: Geoffrey Mondello - Stoneham, MA

“I feel blessed to have known such a loving, vibrant and special woman. May she rest in peace. My prayers go out to her much adored family. ”
15 of 26 | Posted by: Susan Mullen - Stoneham, MA

“May the beautiful, blessed and cherished memories assist you thru this time. Please accept my offer of sincere and deepest sympathy. ”
16 of 26 | Posted by: Vicky Dylewski - Portland, ME

“So sorry for your loss Peter. Thinking of you and your family. ”
17 of 26 | Posted by: Debra Allen - Berwick, ME

“PETER, my heart goes out to you and your family, I pray for Ann Marie's peace and eternal life in heaven, and for strength for your family. ”
18 of 26 | Posted by: Doug Dumais - Rochdale, MA

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the Gailis Family. Mrs G was my daughter Allie's second grade teacher at Central School. She was so warm hearted...Read More »
19 of 26 | Posted by: Sue Haley - Stoneham, MA

“Oh Ann Marie!! How sad to see you are no longer with us. You were such a wonderful lady and teacher. You and my Matt shared a birthday and we...Read More »
20 of 26 | Posted by: Susan Woods - Stoneham, MA

“Sue, my prayers go out to you and your family during this most difficult time. I know how close you were to your mom and how much you all adored her...Read More »
21 of 26 | Posted by: Mary Ellen Faysal - Everett, MA

“love and prayers go out to Sue and her family. Remember the good times, the laughter, and the love my friend. Your Mom will always be near. Do not...Read More »
22 of 26 | Posted by: Ellen Simard Simard - Lynn, MA

“Sue - God has a special Angel in heaven. You and your family are in our prayers. ”
23 of 26 | Posted by: Colette Fearnley

“Please accept our deepest sympathy in the passing of your beloved wife and mother. To all of her siblings, Ann Marie, myself and Rosemary Fay...Read More »
24 of 26 | Posted by: Elizabeth Miller DeFeo - MA

“She is now resting in peace may god be With her family and friends always remember the good times you had with her her mother was my teacher at the...Read More »
25 of 26 | Posted by: Lorraine Butler - Derry, NH

“I remember her from Carr Park when she worked there I fell one time and she Saw how bad my legs were she told a friend of my to take me home she was...Read More »
26 of 26 | Posted by: Lorraine Butler - Derry, NH


Ann Marie (Theroux) Gailis of Stoneham, passed away on Monday July 23, 2018 at the Sawtelle Family Hospice House. She was 74 years of age.

Born in Medford, Ann Marie was the loving daughter of the late Albert and Ann (Dittami) Theroux. Ann Marie was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, aunt and friend. She will be missed by all who knew her.

Ann Marie was very well know within the Stoneham School Department. She was the eternal teacher and mentor in the school department for many years. Education and reading were very important to her. She also won the Apple Award which is given for excellence in teaching.

Ann Marie is the beloved wife of Peter J. Gailis. She is the cherished mother of Susan Ann Hartigan and her husband Craig W., Elizabeth Murphy and her husband Joseph. Loving grandmother of Grace, Jeremiah, Charlotte, Juliet and CJ. Dear sister of Eugene Theroux and his wife Polly, Alexander Theroux and his wife Sarah, Paul Theroux and his wife Sheila, Mary Theroux and her husband John Butler, Joseph Theroux and his wife Diane, and Peter Theroux. Adoring aunt of many loving nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are kindly invited to gather and share memories with the family on Sunday July 29th, 2018 in the Barile Family Funeral Home 482 Main St. (RT28) STONEHAM from 4pm to 8pm. Parking attendants and elevator available.

A Funeral Celebrating Ann Marie's Eternal Life will be held in St. Patrick's Church 71 Central St. Stoneham Monday July 30, 2018 at 10am. Interment will be in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Stoneham.

Please consider donations in memory of Ann Marie to Sawtelle Family Hospice House 320 Haverhill St. Reading MA 01867.