RUSSELLS POINT – Herbert Leroy Wallace, 82, of Russells Point, Ohio, passed away Tuesday evening, April 22, 2014, at University of Toledo Medical Center.
Herbert was born on Jan. 16, 1932, in Rushsylvania, Ohio, to the late William F. & Dora G. Rhodes Wallace. He married the former Diane J. Burdge on Aug. 25, 1955, in Rushsylvania and she preceded him in death in 1984. He was also preceded in death by a son, Todd A. Wallace.
Herbert is survived by four children: Tim (Becky) Wallace, Terry (Linda) Wallace, Tracy Wallace, and Colleen (Tim) Sadler; 10 grandchildren: Crocker Wallace, Cassie Wallace, Todd Wallace, Tia Wallace, Seth Wallace, Brooks Wallace, Kylie Wallace, Jordan Wallace, Diana Faye Tuttle, and Timira Sadler; two great-grandchildren, Cameo Turner, and Emilee Lawson; and longtime companion Lois Stegal.
Herbert was a graduate of Rushsylvania High School. He retired from Super Foods after 40 years of service. He was a Staff Sergeant with the United States Air Force in the late 1950s. Herbert was a member of the Indian Lake Browns Backers, Indian Lake Eagles Aeries #3615, Indian Lake Moose Lodge #1533, and Doyle R. Miller Amvets Post #39, all of Lakeview, Ohio. He enjoyed golfing and playing cards. He also loved to watch the Browns and he loved his dog, Tuffy.
Rev. Karen Blackburn will begin funeral services at 10 a.m., Saturday, April 26, 2014, at SHOFFSTALL FUNERAL HOME, Lakeview. Visitation is Friday, April 25, from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial is in Huntsville Cemetery with military honors provided by the Logan County Veterans Honor Guard.
Contributions may be given in his name to The Top of Ohio Pet Shelter, 2521 N. U.S. 68, Bellefontaine, OH 43311.
Arrangements are in the care of SHOFFSTALL FUNERAL HOME, Lakeview. Condolences may be expressed at shoffstallfuneralhome.com.