Florence Wallace (1934 - 2017)

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With sadness, her family announces that Florence Wallace of Barrhead, AB passed away on the morning of May 2, 2017, at the age of 83 years. Born Florence Rettie in Barrhead and raised in the Tiger Lily district, she became a longtime teacher and principal at Manola and Barrhead, partner in the Wallace family farm, beloved wife, mother of three and grandmother of four. Florence was loved by her family and many friends in the United Church and community for her kindness, her sense of humour and her commitment to a life of service to others. She was predeceased by her husband Robin Wallace in 2011; by her father Lorne and mother Miriam and sister Grace and brother Lorne. Florence is survived by sons; Les (Shirley) of Edmonton, Bruce (Joanne) of Barrhead and Ian (Susan) of Sherwood Park; also by grandchildren; Geoffrey, Ashlee, Frances and Claire and by brother Clayton. Special thanks to Dr. Krantz for his capable and compassionate care in her final illness. A Memorial Service will be held Monday, June 12, 2017, at 1 p.m. from the Barrhead United Church. Flowers are gratefully declined. In lieu of flowers, the family invites donations to The Lung Association or to another charity of the giver's choice. Rose Garden Chapel, Barrhead, Alberta 780 674-4644
Published in The Barrhead Leader on May 9, 2017
Arrangements under the direction of:
Rose Garden Chapel
5326-48 Street | Barrhead, AB T7N1A1 | (780) 674-4644
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