Marcia Dawn Gallegos was born in Spencer, to Richard and Margie Burgeson. She attended school in Sutherland, and graduated from high school in Cherokee, in 1975 and N.E. Missouri State College in Kirksville, Mo., where she met and married Paul Meyer. They had two daughters. Marcia taught school in Palmdale, Calif. for 18 years. Marcia married Gene Gallegos and they retired in Camarillo.
Marcia is survived by her daughters: Nicole and Danielle Meyer of Chatsworth, Calif.; her step-daughter, Emily Gallegos; her father, Richard and his wife, Sharon of Milford; her mother, Margie Bateman of Hemet, Calif.; her grandmother, Irma Burgeson of Spencer of Spencer; and her sisters: Julie Utecht and family of Sturgis S.D., and Shelley Wildeboer and family of Cedar Falls.
Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.