PORT ALLEGANY - Virginia Marie Wallace, 89, of Port Allegany, passed away on Sunday (March 10, 2013) at Sena-Kean Manor, Smethport.
She was born Feb. 19, 1924, in Bradford, a daughter of Archie David and Mary Agnes Hall Williams. On June 10, 1950, at St. Bernard Rectory in Bradford, she married John Dorman Wallace, who survives.
Mrs. Wallace graduated from St. Bernard High School in 1943 and had worked for Penelec, North Penn Gas Co., and the Borough of Port Allegany.
She was a member of St. Gabriel Catholic Church, Port Allegany.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by three daughters, Mary Beth (Steve) Frison of Port Allegany, Barbara (Kevin) O'Donnell of Bradford and Christine (Greg) Michaelian of Stuart, Fla.; a daughter-in-law, Carol Wallace of Port Allegany; two sons, James (Suzanne) Wallace of Smethport and Joseph (Tracy) Wallace of Bolivar, N.Y.; 19 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Jeffrey; daughter, Martha; sisters, Betty Hutton and Maxine Modrell; and brother, Eugene "Butch" Williams.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday in the Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes Inc., 105 N. Main St., Port Allegany. The Rosary will be said at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday in St. Gabriel Catholic Church, Port Allegany, with the Rev. James Campbell, pastor, as celebrant. Committal will be in Willow Dale Cemetery, Bradford.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Gabriel Catholic Church, 203 E. Arnold Ave., Port Allegany, PA 16743; or the Port Area Ambulance Service, 22279 Route 6, Port Allegany, PA 16743.
Online condolences can be made at www.hartle-tarboxfuneralhomes.com