April 12, 1942 -St. Pauls Crey , Kent
August 26, 2014 – Strathmore, AB
Linda Wallace beloved wife of Bill of Strathmore, passed away on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at the age of 72 years.
Linda was born in Kent, England and came to Canada after WWII with her mother, who was an English war bride. She lost her father early on in World War II during the Battle of the Atlantic. Linda was educated in the school of “Hard Knocks” and learned to take care of both the physically and mentally challenged. She later became a real estate agent in the early 1980’s. Linda enjoyed watching movies and spending time with her family.
“To Sweet Hello’s and Melancholy goodbye’s”, she is gone but not forgotten.
Linda is survived by her husband of fifty-four years Bill; her children, Allison (Frank) Thordsen and Jeff (Julie) Wallace; grandchildren, David Wallace, Jenna Wallace, Michael Housden and Brittany Thordsen. She was predeceased by her parents, Audrey Thacker and Alfred Grey; and her sons, William Wallace Jr. and Joshua Wallace.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street North) on Friday, September 5, 2014 at 2:00p.m. Private Graveside Service at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. The family wishes to thank Linda Weller for her guidance; Rose Maclean for her aid in the care of mom; to the Pallative Care team; her doctor of thirty years Dr. Oswald Wachtler; to the entire nursing team from Strathmore and to Dr. Sagat for “ Listening”. If friends so desire memorial tributes may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, 200 – 325 Manning Rd. N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 2P5 Telephone: (403) 205-3966, email firstname.lastname@example.org. or to AIDS Calgary, 1603 – 10th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T3C 0J7 Telephone: (403) 508-2500.
In living memory of Linda Wallace, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, Telephone: 403-276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences