OBITUARY

Irvin Wallace

April 4, 1924April 23, 2013

Irvin B. Wallace, age 89, of Coatesville, passed away on Tuesday, April 23, 2013.

Born April 4, 1924 in Putnam County, he was the son of Everett and Hazel (Branneman) Wallace and was a graduate of Cloverdale High School “Class of 1942” He had attended Purdue University and Pittsburg Engineering Institute. He married Wilma (Arnold) Wallace on August 14, 1949 and she survives.

He was a veteran, having served in the United States Army.

Irvin was a lifelong farmer and had served as a past Director of the Farm Bureau. He was a member of the Avon Heights Church of Christ and an avid golfer and card player.

Survivors include his wife, Wilma; son, David (Vicki) Wallace of Springboro, OH; daughters, Vicki (Ted) Brewer of Lafayette, and Lea Anne (Jon) Babcock of Danville; nine grandchildren, Brad Brewer, Laura Coles, Angie Ferguson, Jeremy Wallace, Amy Wallace, Bret Wallace, Lindsay Wallace, Brian Babcock, and Chelsea Flores; and eight great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, sons, Gary and Donald Wallace; two sisters, Daphne Wood and Helen Ryland; and a great granddaughter, Kayla Brewer.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, April 27, 2013 at the Bittles and Hurt Funeral Home with Boyd Sellers officiating. Interment with military rites will follow at the Bainbridge Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 4-8 pm on Friday, April 26th at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made in lieu of flowers to the donor’s favorite charity.

Services

  • Funeral Service Saturday, April 27, 2013
REMEMBERING

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April 30, 2013

Dear Wilma: I am so sorry to hear of Irvin's passing; My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Sincerely, Corny Gossett (Shelbyville, In)

jerry brooks

April 26, 2013

Whatever soothes your spirit and comforts your soul and brings you peace, this is what lisa and i pray for you at this difficult time, lisa and jerry brooks

Daryl Branneman

April 25, 2013

Dear Wilma and family. So sorry to hear of Irvin's passing. I have so many fond memories of being with all of you at Everett and Hazel's for a big Sunday dinner after church at Hawcreek. Plese know that our thoughts and prayers are with you. Dary & Janet

Michelle Bryant

April 25, 2013

Dear Aunt Wilma and Family~
We are so saddened by the passing of Uncle Irvin. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Love to all!!
Michelle, Tim, Hannah and Taylor Bryant

Kara Carroll

April 25, 2013

Aunt Wilma, We were so sad to hear this news. Keeping the whole family in our thoughts and prayers. Much love to you all.

Kara Carroll

April 25, 2013

Aunt Wilma, I am so sorry to hear this news. Keeping the whole family in our thoughts and prayers. Much love to you all.

Becky Kuzma

April 24, 2013

Dear Wilma, So sorry about your loss of Irvin. You and your family will be in our thoughts and prayers. May God Bless you with fond memories of Irvin to comfort you at this time. Hugs to you. Christian love, Becky & Ted Kuzma ( New Smyrna Beach, Florida)

Carolyn & Claude Fowler

April 24, 2013

Dear Wilma and family, so sorry to hear of
Irvin's passing. He will be sadly missed by all. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family. Claude and I are still in Texas with the kids so will not be able to pay our respects at this time.
Take care stay strong god is with you.
Love Carolyn and Claude

FROM THE FAMILY