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Mary T. Wallace - 95

2/24/1924 - 9/15/2019

Macomb formerly of Colchester

Mrs. Mary T. Wallace, 95, passed away Sunday, September 15, 2019, at Heartland Health Care in Macomb. She was born February 25, 1924, in Timewell, Illinois to Leslie and Ruth Bradney Trumbold.  She lived for over 30 years in Chicago, Illinois, as an executive secretary before moving to Fort Lauderdale, Florida.  She eventually settled in Colchester for about 30 years then relocated to Grand Prairie of Macomb. Mrs. Wallace was a longtime member of the Order of the Eastern Star.

She was married to George H. Wallace in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, in 1972.  He preceded her in death as well as her mother and father and her sisters and brother: Mrs. Anna Mae Brake (Francis), Mrs. Irma Allen (Everett), and Donald Trumbold (Mary Belle).

She is survived by loving nieces and nephews: Robert L. Brake of Venice, Florida; Donald L. Brake (Carol) of Lewisville, Texas; Gary L. Brake (Linda) of Westfield, Indiana; Ruth Adams Weber (Orville) of The Villages, Florida; Mary Ballas of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; Carol Trumbold of Ruston Louisiana; and Kathy Trumbold Shipp (Michael) of Ruston, Louisiana.

A family celebration of her life will be held at a later date.  Jones Mortuary in Colchester is handling arrangements.  Online Condolences may be expressed to the family at jonesmortuaryfh.com


Will be held at a later date


  • Janet Buck

    on 09/21/19

    A great loss. She was a sweet lady and will be missed.

  • Lucy Strubinger

    on 09/29/19

    Many childhood memories of my dear cousin.  Please let us know about final services.  Lucy

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