Wallace, James Harvey
Age 93, died peacefully on December 4, 2013 in Port Orange, FL, surrounded by family. Harvey was born to the late Clifford Wallace and Lucinda (Pease) Wallace on September 4, 1920 in Hollis, ME. He was predeceased by his wife of 40 years, Florence (Michael) Wallace. Mr. Wallace served in WWII and was retired from the Boston and Maine Railroad in 1980 after a 33-year career. He was a 32nd degree Mason in the Buxton Lodge #115 AF & AM, and later entered the Kora Shrine in Lewiston, ME. Harvey lived an active and full life and was grateful for his many friends and loving family. Harvey leaves behind his wife, Dolores (Vespi) Wallace, his son, James Wallace and daughter-in-law, Patricia Rissmeyer of Boston, MA, his granddaughter, Jennifer Wallace of Northampton MA, his grandson, Joshua Wallace and Josh's wife Bethany of Amherst, MA, his three great-grandchildren, Madden, Holden, and Laurel, and many close family members in Maine. A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 am Saturday, December 14, 2013 at the First Congregational Church of Buxton/Tory Hill Meeting House, Buxton, ME. Memorial contributions may be sent to the Shriner's Hospital, 51 Blossom St., Boston, MA 02114. Thoughts and condolences may be shared with the family by visiting:


Published in The Boston Globe on Dec. 8, 2013