He was born on April 17, 1932 in Clairton, PA and lived in Apollo-Spring Church, PA, where he and the late Dixie Arlene Wallace (Moyer) started their family. He was a volunteer fireman, a member of the Swell Fella's Lodge and worked in the steel industry. He moved himself and his family to Modesto, CA in 1969. He was employed at Libby Owens Ford in Lathrop for 30 years until his retirement. He loved golf, RVing at Pismo Beach and spending time with family.He is preceded in death by his ex-wife, Dixie Arlene Moyer of Empire, CA and stepson, John Adams of Beaverton, OR.
He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Geneva JoAnn Wallace, five children, Nancy Lynn Polley of Yelm, WA, Harold Bruce Wallace III of Modesto, CA, Robert James Wallace of Otis, OR, Steven Matthew Wallace of Cassel, CA, Erin Back of Modesto, CA, three stepchildren, Joy Wood of Castle Rock, WA, Mark Adams of Anchorage, AK, and Michael Adams of Manteca, CA, 22 grandchildren, 23 great- grandchildren, and two great-great grandchildren. He will be missed.
Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin
Wednesday, July 29, 2020