LONGVIEW — One of Longview’s most iconic figures, businessman, civic leader and former Mayor, Lou Galosy died late Tuesday. According to KETK, the 89-year-old was one of the city’s most influential civic leaders through the last half of the 20th century, known for his dapper dress, gentlemanly demeanor and business acumen. He served as mayor from 1985-91 and was instrumental in the founding of Good Shepherd Hospital, later Good Shepherd Medical Center. Galosy was the city’s last two-term mayor before current Mayor Jay Dean.
Former Longview Mayor, Lou Galosy, Passed Away