William Gallup was born in Portland Oregon, raised in Boring Oregon, attended East Orient Grade School, West Orient Middle School and graduated from Sam Barlow High School 2010.
Willie worked since graduation at Safway Scaffolding. He loved his job and the adventure it took him on. With pride, he would talk about the heights and different locations that he got to experience each day.
Willie was an avid reader, always with a REAL ongboarding was his second love, there was never a hill too big. One of his fondest memories was when he adventured down Hwy 101 from Newport Or. to Ventura Ca. on his longboard staying with friends and camping along the way. Willie was also passionate about disc golfing. He just loved getting outside to throw the disc and being outside in general. He even liked to kayak!
He was preceded in death by his grandfathers Richard Cowan Clark, William Crocker Gallup, and Keith Delashmutt and his cousin Jason Hart.
He is survived by his mother Jill Clark, his sister Meagan Gallup and her partner Phillip Moran, and his maternal grandmother Joyce Clark and step-grandmother, Ruth Clark. He is also survived by his father Robert Gallup, Dana Curry and her children Melissa Carter, Kenden Curry and his paternal grandmother Joan Gallup, along with numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, his many friends, including best friends Mike Miller and Trevor Bow.
Celebration of Life will be held on January 27th, 2018 at 1:00 P.M. at Calvin's Presbyterian Church. 10445 SW Canterbury Lane, Tigard 97224.