LONGVIEW Theodore Gallagher, 53, died April 2, 2013, in Longview. He was born Feb 20, 1960, in Bangor, Maine, and lived most of his life in Detroit, Mich. A lifelong car lover he enjoyed NASCAR, his Thunderbird and the thrill of the open road, and worked on the car assembly line in Detroit as a young man. He came to this area in 2005 and worked at Jessies Ilwaco Fish Company in the box room. Survivors include his mother, Marna Smith of Michigan; a sister, Vickie Hoeksema of Florida; and numerous nieces and nephews. Friends are invited to attend services at the Chinook Lutheran Church on May 3 at 3 p.m., officiated by Pastor Nels Flesher.