Robert Ray Wallace

Born: Mon., Jun. 14, 1943
Died: Sun., Feb. 14, 2016

Memorial Service

2:00 PM Sat., Feb. 20, 2016
Location: Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses

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Robert (Bob) Wallace Sr.

June 14, 1943 – February 14, 2016


Robert (Bob) Wallace Sr. passed away February 14, 2016, in Pendleton, Oregon.   He was 72 years old. 

A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, February 20, 2016, at 2:00 PM at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Pendleton. Sign the online condolence book at  Burns Mortuary of Pendleton is in charge of arrangements. 

Bob was born June 14, 1943 in Twin Falls, Idaho, to William (Bill) Harvey Wallace and Fern (Magoffin) Wallace. 

He attended school in Twin Falls, Richfield, Shoshone, and Bellevue, Idaho, and graduated in 1961.  He served in the Navy 1962 – 1966 and was stationed in Guam for a portion of that time.  He worked for Hertz Rent a Car in Boise while attending college after his stint in the Navy.  Bob also worked for a taxi service as well as Sun Valley Travels where he met and married Lynda Dunbar in August 1969.  He was most known for ranching as he worked for several Blaine County ranches growing mainly barley for Coors and hay. 

He was baptized April 8, 1973 at the Jehovah Witness Convention in Brigham, Utah.  He was a loyal servant f Jehovah for the remainder of his life.

He is survived by his wife, Lynda Wallace of Pendleton, Oregon; and his six children, Joni Taft of Pendleton, OR; Ginger Wentworth of Pendleton, OR; Robert Wallace Jr. of Bellevue, Idaho; Sandy Chitwood of Bellevue, ID; David & wife Danielle Wallace of Pendleton, OR; and Tom Wallace of Bellevue, ID; nine grandchildren, two great grandchildren, two sisters, Mary Shoemaker of Bellevue, ID; and Delores Rezendez of Torrington, Wyoming; two brothers, Jerry Wallace of Shoshone, Idaho; and Jim Wallace of Eckert, Colorado; as well as many nieces and nephews.

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Ginger Wallace
   Posted Wed February 17, 2016
I love you Daddy I will miss you greatly. Love Ginger.

Thomas Wallace
   Posted Wed February 17, 2016
Love you Dad Thank You for everything you taught us kids.

Bob Wentworth
   Posted Thu February 18, 2016
A good friend who will be truly missed

eleventh hour warrior
   Posted Thu February 18, 2016
We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our hearts and prayers.

Pat and Cody Holden
   Posted Thu February 18, 2016
Lynda..Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your Family at this most trying of times. Keep relying on Jehovah and he will help you through this and help you heal.

Danielle, Hadlee & Kyler
   Posted Thu February 18, 2016
We will always love you and miss you greatly. Until we meet again.

Rhonda Polk
   Posted Sat February 20, 2016
The squirrels are missing you Bob!
Lynda -if there is anything I can help you with, just holler

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