Richard Wallace

June 8, 1928 — Dec. 17, 2009


WALLA WALLA — Richard Alan Wallace, 81, of 1222 Old Milton Highway died Dec. 17, 2009, at Park Manor Rehabilitation Center, 1710 Plaza Way.

A memorial service will be held at a later date, with arrangements through Herring Groseclose Funeral Home, 315 W. Alder St.

Mr. Wallace was born June 8, 1928, in Orange, N.J., to Alan Whitmore and Nettie Vivian Woodruff Wallace. He graduated from Sumitt High School in 1946 and graduated from Harvard in 1950. He continued his education a June 30, 1943 — Dec. 18, 2009 t the University of Washington. He married Beverly Deane Fuller on Dec. 27, 1990, in Walla Walla. He was an accountant and retired in 1989.

He is survived by his wife at the home; a daughter, Laura Bunker of San Antonio, Texas; two sons, Robert Wallace of San Francisco and Mark Wallace of Lubbock, Texas; a sister, Jane Williams of Lakeland, FL.; four step grandchildren; and two step great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a previous wife, Nelsa Morrison Wallace, and his parents.


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