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Doris D. Wallace
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Obituary for Doris D. Wallace

Doris Darlene (Thompson) Wallace, daughter of Thomas Franklin and Mary Alice (Bartlett) Thompson, was born on June 30, 1927 at Burlington Junction, Missouri. She passed away on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at Nebraska Medicine – Omaha at the age of 91 years, 1 month, 1 day.

Her early life was spent in northwest Missouri in the communities of Burlington Junction and Maryville. On May 4, 1946, Doris was united in marriage to Harold Joseph Wallace at Troy, Kansas. Following their marriage they lived in Maryville before settling in Shenandoah, Iowa where they raised their three children, Mary Ann and twin boys, Dale and Gale.

Through the years, Doris worked various jobs. Including the hospital in Maryville, Snow White Laundry in Shenandoah, Ruth Café, Kindle Café, Maid Rite Café and later in her career was self-employed as a housekeeper for various clients. She was a member of Faith Christian Fellowship in Shenandoah. Doris loved her cats and enjoyed taking care of them. Doris will be remembered as a loving mother and grandmother who loved to cook for all her family.

Preceding Doris in death was her husband, Harold Wallace, in April of 2005; daughter, Mary Ann Miller; parents; brother and sisters. Left to cherish her memory are her two sons, Dale Wallace and wife Nancy of Azle, TX and Gale Wallace and wife Lori of Essex, IA; 14 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; other relatives and friends.

Graveside services will be held on Friday, August 3, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Rose Hill Cemetery in Shenandoah. The family will greet relatives and friends with visitation and viewing from 6:00 to 8:00 PM Thursday evening at the funeral home. Memorials in Doris' name are being directed to the family. Interment will take place in Rose Hill Cemetery next to her husband, Harold J. Wallace.

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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Nishna Valley Funeral and Cremation Service

405 W Thomas Avenue
Shenandoah, IA 51601

The family will greet relatives and friends with visitation and viewing.





2:00 PM
Rose Hill Cemetery

Argus Rd Shenandoah, IA 51601
Shenandoah, IA 51601

Cemetery Details


Rose Hill Cemetery

Argus Rd Shenandoah, IA 51601
Shenandoah, IA 51601

Memorial Contribution

Directed to the Family.

405 W. Thomas Ave
Shenandoah, IA 51601

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