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Adela "Yaya" Galan

January 13, 1963 — June 9, 2023

San Antonio

In Loving Memory of Adela "Yaya" Galan

Adela "Yaya" Galan, a beacon of inspiration and love, left this world on June 9, 2023, surrounded by her cherished family. Born in the city of Lubbock, Texas, she established her home in San Antonio, Texas, where she touched the lives of countless individuals with her unwavering commitment to love and her extraordinary inner and outer beauty. Her beautiful voice and laugh had an immediate impact on those fortunate to have been given her time. Adela's legacy will forever serve as a testament to the transformative power of love and the strength of the human spirit.

Adela was a loving wife, a proud mother, and a devoted family member. Her heart overflowed with love and dedication for her son Tyler Phillip Bradley, beloved niece Gabrielle Griffin, and adored nephew Eric Galan. Her presence in their lives was marked by an unparalleled level of love, nurturing, and unwavering support. Adela's love knew no boundaries, and she treated those she knew and those she didn't with equal kindness and compassion.

Adela approached life with unwavering bravery and strength. Her indomitable spirit shone through every challenge she faced, inspiring all who had the privilege of knowing her. Even in the face of adversity, she exuded grace and resilience, serving as a shining example of courage and determination.

Her outer beauty was a mere reflection of the radiant and compassionate soul that resided within her. Adela's smiling face, sparkling eyes, and warm laughter lit up every room she entered. Her genuine kindness and compassionate nature drew people to her, and her ability to make everyone feel seen and heard was a gift she shared generously.

Adela's impact extended beyond her immediate family. She was a pillar of strength and inspiration to her extended family and friends, providing unwavering support, wise counsel, and a shoulder to lean on. Her unwavering commitment to love and her ability to uplift others created ripples of positivity and hope throughout her community.

Adela leaves behind a legacy of love, strength, and resilience. Her memory will forever serve as a guiding light for those who had the privilege of knowing her. Although our hearts ache with the loss of such a remarkable soul, we find solace in the knowledge that her love will continue to live on in the hearts of those she touched.

Adela "Yaya" Galan is survived by her loving husband Phillip Galan, beloved son, Tyler Phillip Bradley; her cherished niece, Gabrielle Griffin; her nephew, Eric Galan; and 7 brothers and 8 sisters and a host of extended family members and dear friends who will forever hold her memory in their hearts.

A prayer service for Adela will be be held 7:00 P.M., Wednesday, June 14, 2023 at the Venue on Broadway. A celebration of Adela's extraordinary life will take place on June 15, 2023, at 10:00 A.M. also at the Venue on Broadway, 2202 Broadway, in Lubbock, Texas. Burial at City of Lubbock Cemetery is to follow.

As we bid farewell to our beloved Adela, we take comfort in knowing that she has found peace. Her love and spirit will forever guide us, reminding us to embrace life with open hearts and cherish the beauty of every moment.

Adela "Yaya" Galan, your presence illuminated our lives, and your love will continue to inspire us always. May her soul find eternal joy.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Prayer Service

Wednesday, June 14, 2023

Starts at 7:00pm (Central time)

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Celebration of Life

Thursday, June 15, 2023

Starts at 10:00am (Central time)

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Interment following funeral service

Thursday, June 15, 2023

City of Lubbock Cemetery

2011 E 31st St, Lubbock, TX 79404

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