OBITUARY

Wallace E. Dusenbury

CLEMMONS- Wallace E. “Gene” Dusenbury, 87, of Clemmons passed away Monday, January 21, 2013 at his residence. He was born November 9, 1925 in Washington D.C. a son of Walter Vernon and Rachel Mae Stevenson Dusenbury. Surviving are his wife of 60 years, Eleanor Dusenbury of Clemmons, NC; two daughters, Judy (Bobby) Hoover of Alderson WV, Emily (Leonard) Hutchens Jr. of Clemmons, NC; one son, William (Eileen) Ball of Mt. Pleasant, NC; six grandchildren; and four great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two brothers. Gene was a U.S. Navy Veteran serving on Submarine Force Lizard Fish, Life member of Tidewater Submarine Vets, VFW member, U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 62, and a Past Governor of Loyal Order of Moose Lodge #1028. He was employed by Wilson Trucking Company for 45 years until retirement. Gene was a loving husband, wonderful father and grandfather who fought a valiant fight to remain with his family over the seven years of his illness. A graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, January 26, 2013 at Holly Memorial Gardens in Charlottesville, VA. Visitation will be from 6to 8 p.m. Friday at Teague Funeral Home in Charlottesville. Frank Vogler and Sons Clemmons Chapel in Clemmons, NC are assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.frankvoglerandsons.com. Memorials may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care Center 101 Hospice Lane, Winston-Salem, NC 27103 or a charity of choice.

Services

  • Visitation Friday, January 25, 2013
  • Graveside Service Saturday, January 26, 2013
REMEMBERING

Wallace E. Dusenbury

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Ann Cralidis

April 5, 2013

Eleanor,

I am so sorry to hear about Gene. I remember working with him a number of years ago in Clemmons. You are in my prayers.

Ann Cralidis

Brenda Minter Shiflett

January 27, 2013

Eleanor,

I am so sorry to hear about Gene. May the Lord be with you and your family during this sad and difficult time.

Brenda Minter Shiflett

January 27, 2013

Eleanor,

I am so sorry to hear about Gene. God Bless you and your family during this sad and difficult time.

January 26, 2013

Dear Eleanor, My sympathy to you and your family in the loss of your husband. May God comfort you during this difficult time. Jane (Mrs Irving) Morris

Beth Gibson

January 25, 2013

Judy, I am thinking about you at this time. I have you in my prayers. Very sorry about the loss of your Dad.

Catherine Palmer

January 25, 2013

My most sincere heartfelt sympathies to the family of Gene. May God hold you close and help you through this very difficult time.
Love to all
Catherine Palmer

Connie Palmer

January 25, 2013

Dear Eleanor, Billy, Judy, Emily and Family,
My deepest sympathy and prayers to all of you.
Love,
Connie

Carolyn Cook Martin

January 24, 2013

You are in my prayers. May God hold you tight during this time of sorry.

Shirley Landram

January 24, 2013

Heartfelt condolences and prayers for loved ones.

Pam Hicks

January 24, 2013

My most sincere and deepest sympathies to Emily and The Dusenbury Family for the loss of Mr. Dusenbury. My thoughts, prayers and love are with you all.