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1924 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
Age 89, of Butler, passed away peacefully at her home June 24, 2014. She was born August 1, 1924, in Butler, and was a daughter of the late Henry T. and Mary Weiland Wallace. She retired in 1988 as a bookkeeper for O' Hara Twp. following 24 years service. She was a member of St. Wendelin Roman Catholic Church. She was also a member of the Catholic Daughters of the Americas, Court Butler 443 for at least 15 years. She was a participate for the Butler Life Program. She enjoyed crocheting, quilting, playing solitaire and making candy. Surviving are her daughters, Mary (Dennis) Vanderschaegen of Minnesota; Bridget Wallace of Butler; five grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson; numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, William C. Wallace, who passed away January 8, 1995. They were married February 11, 1946. Also a daughter, Elaine Richards; four brothers, Richard Williams, Paul Williams, Henry Williams Jr. and Knute Williams; four sisters, Dorothy Daubenspeck, Bessie Newell, Marian Kepple and Margaret Deal. A special thank you to the Certified Nurses Aides at Butler Life for their love and special care. Family and friends will received at the GEIBEL FUNERAL HOME, 201 East Cunningham Street, in Butler from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Friday. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Wendelin Roman Catholic Church, 210 St. Wendelin Rd., Butler. Rev. Matthew McClain, Pastor to officiate. Interment will follow at St. Wendelin Cemetery. Charity donations can be made to Catholic Daughters of the Americas c/o Bridget Wallace 544 Chicora Rd., Butler, PA 16001 or to St. Wendelin Roman Catholic Church in Butler.
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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on June 26, 2014
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