Arthur ‘Bill’ Wallace, 74, Reinholds, U.S. Army vet, worked at Ephrata Walmart

By on July 30, 2014

Arthur William “Bill” Wallace, 74, of Reinholds, made his journey to heaven Sunday, July 20, 2014, at Hospice & Community Care, Mount Joy.

He was born in Gap, son to the late William Wade and Cora Pauline (Nixdorf) Wallace and was the husband of Jennifer (Burns) Wallace for 24 years.

Bill served eight years in the U.S. Army. He was employed in the maintenance department at the Ephrata Walmart, and formerly worked for Liberty Homes in Leola, and J.C. Valenties in Tampa, Fla.

In addition to his wife; he is survived by three daughters: Cheryl Ann (Robert) Hites of Maxwell, Iowa, Christine Marie Chapman (Richard) of Des Moines, Iowa, and Laura M. Wallace of Fla.; a step-daughter: Shannon Hupp (Virgil Myers); two adoptive sons: Samuel W. Wallace and Juan Alvarez, both of Fla.; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; a brother: Robert (Betty) Wallace of Lancaster; a sister: Betty Heisey of Lancaster; and several nieces and nephews. He will be truly missed by his family and friends.

He was preceded in death by two children: Sarah and Patrick Michael Hupp; four brothers: Edward, James, Larry and Clarence “Sonny” Wallace; and three sisters: Miriam and Grace Wallace, and Mary Coble.

Private services and interment will be held at the convenience of the family.

If desired, memorial contributions in Bill’s memory may be made to Hospice & Community Care, 4075 Old Harrisburg Pike, Mount Joy, PA 17552, or to the Ephrata Cancer Center, 460 North Reading Road, Ephrata, PA 17522.

Arrangements by Roseboro Stradling Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc., Denver. Online condolences can be given at roseborostradling.com.

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