Bernadette Theresa (nee Costello) Gallagher Wicher passed away in her home on Saturday, July 1, 2023, at the age of 88. \nBeloved wife of Karl L. Wicher and cherished mother of William Jr. (Pat), Joseph (Mare), Bernadette (Tom), Jimmy (Jill), and Shannon. Bernadette was a Proud Mom Mom of 28 and Sweet Great Mom Mom Bern of 33 to date. Bernadette was also a dear Aunt Bernie to many nieces and nephews. Bernadette was predeceased by her First Husband, Bill Gallagher, their baby boy John, their grandson Joey and all 9 of her brothers and sisters.\nBernadette's family would like to extend their sincere gratitude to the Physicians and Staff of Holy Redeemer Home Health & Hospice Services for the patience, compassion and kindness shown to Bernadette throughout her illness.\nFamily and friends are invited to her viewing on Saturday, July 8th from 10 until 11 a.m. at St. Dominic Church, 8504 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa 19136, followed by her Mass of Christian Burial 11 a.m. Interment will follow at St. Dominic Cemetery.\nIn lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Bernadette's name can be made to the CHOP Leukemia & Lymphoma Program, 3401 Civic Center Blvd., Philadelphia, Pa 19104.