Dean K WallaceNovember 11, 1942 ~ May 20, 2017 (age 74)
Dean K. Wallace, 74, of Sparta, passed away Saturday, May 20, 2017 at Gundersen Health System, La Crosse. He was born November 11, 1942 to Boyd and Severa (Stecker) Wallace in Norwalk, WI.
Dean grew up in the Norwalk area and graduated from Norwalk High School. Following high school he enlisted in the United States Army. He married Adeline Webb July 27, 1974. They shared this beautiful day in the Immanuel United Methodist Church in Norwalk. She preceded him in death on March 31, 2016. Dean worked at Northern Engraving, Spartek, and delivered the Foxxy Shopper with Adeline for over 25 years. He was an avid Milwaukee Brewers fan. Above all, Dean loved to spend time with his two grandsons.
Dean is survived by his daughter, Sarah (Brian) Ebert, of Angleo, and their sons, Adam and Trent; sisters-in-law, Charlene Webb, of Ontario; Eleanor (Richard) Poppie, of Beloit; Rita (Gene) Allen, of McFarland; and Karen Wallace, of Holmen; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Adeline; his parents, Boyd and Severa; and a brother, Dick Wallace.
A Memorial Service will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, May 25, at the Immanuel United Methodist Church, Norwalk, with Reverend Fran Hewuse officiating. Interment with full military honors will follow in Cal Day Cemetery, Ontario.
Family and friends may visit at the church on Thursday, from 11 a.m. until the time of services. Online condolences may be offered to the Wallace family at www.schanhoferfh.com.
The Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home, Sparta, is assisting the family with arrangements.