Hubert Edwin Wallace, 89, was born on July 28, 1923, in Belen, New Mexico. Hugh, a 46 year resident of Poway, passed away on August 18, 2012.
Hugh is survived by his wife of 66 years, Ellen; children, James (Rhonda) Wallace of Poway, Carolyn Schwank of Poway and Scott (Kylah) Wallace of Tulsa, OK; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
At the age of 21 he was the youngest U.S. Naval Chief during WW II.
Hugh will be buried at Miramar National Cemetery on September 7, 2012, at 1:30 pm.