Rosalie J. Wallace
Rosalie J. Wallace, 90 of Tipton died at 3:18 p.m. on Thursday, August 3, 2017 at I.U. Health Tipton Hospital. She was born on December 15, 1926 in Ambia, Indiana to Rex & Ruth (Hallock) Van Allen. She married William D. Wallace on January 15, 1960 and he preceded her in death on October 29, 2004.
Rosalie had worked as a secretary at Boyer Insurance Agency in Kempton and had also been the organist at Kempton Christian Church. She was a member of Fairfield Christian Church. Rosalie was a 1945 graduate of Clarks Hill High School and graduated from Lincoln Christian College in Illinois.
Survivors include two step-sons, Dennis P. Wallace, Westfield and Rodney D. Wallace and wife Cindy, Kokomo; one brother, Rich Van Allen and wife Shirley, Clarks Hill and one sister, Rosemond Davis, California; six step-grandchildren and 16 step-great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
Rosalie was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, one step-daughter, Marjorie L. Wise and one step-great-great-grandson Grayson Jacob William Collins.
Rosalie’s funeral will be at 3:00 p.m. on Monday, August 7 at Young-Nichols Funeral Home with Rev. Richard Sprague presiding and burial to follow in Kempton Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. on Monday.
Memorial contributions in Rosalie’s honor may be made to the American Cancer Society, 5635 West 96th Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, Indiana, 46278.