Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Mary O. Wallace of Norwalk, wife of the late Allen E. Wallace, died Jan. 26. She was 86.
Born on Dec. 26, 1928 in Westport and raised in Norwalk, she was the daughter of Michael and Margaret O’Brien.
After attending Norwalk schools, she worked at the Norwalk Hat Corp. before getting married on May 30, 1955. Over the years, she also worked in the Norwalk school system, the U.S. Postal Service and at the Norwalk Senior Center.
She was predeceased by her brother, Michael, and her sister, Gloria. She is survived by her four children, Allen and his wife Maureen Wallace of Fairfield, Patricia Wallace of Norwalk, Mary and her husband James Tucciarone of Wilton, and William Wallace of Darien. Also by her grandchildren, Meghan and Kelly Wallace and James, Willie and Thomas Tucciarone.
The family will receive friends at the Edward Lawrence Funeral Home, 2119 Post Road, Darien on Friday, Jan. 30 from 4 to 7 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, Jan. 31, at 10 a.m. at St. John R. C. Church, 1989 Post Road, Darien. Burial will follow at Spring Grove Cemetery, Darien.
In lieu of flowers, please consider giving a donation to the Darien Senior Center, 2 Renshaw Road, Darien, CT 06820 or to the Visiting Nurse Services of Connecticut, 765 Fairfield Ave., Bridgeport, CT 06604 in Mary’s name.
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