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John R. Wallace, Sr.

Born: Fri., Jan. 3, 1964
Died: Sun., Feb. 9, 2020


5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Wed., Feb. 12, 2020
Location: William F. Young Funeral Home

Funeral Service

8:00 PM Wed., Feb. 12, 2020
Location: William F. Young Funeral Home

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John R. Wallace, Sr., age 56, of Butler passed away Sunday, February 9, 2020 at Butler Memorial Hospital following a short illness.

John was born January 3, 1964 in Butler, PA.  He was the son of John M. Wallace and Wanda M.  Lutz Wallace. John worked for nineteen years at JSP where he was a lead reactor operator.  He was a member of the American Legion Post 243 in West Sunbury.

John is survived by his wife, Brenda Sarvey Wallace; his mother, Wanda Wallace, of Slippery Rock; two daughters, Faith Ann(Mike)Tebay of Butler and Amanda Whipkey of West Sunbury; one son, John R. Wallace, Jr. of Butler and five grandchildren, Sydney, Skylar, Kaylee, Silas and Gabriel.   Several aunts, uncles and a number of cousins also survive.

John was preceded in death by his father, John M. Wallace.

The family of John R. Wallace, Sr. will receive friends at the William F. Young Funeral Home, 132 MainStreet, West Sunbury from 5 to 8 Wednesday, February 12, 2020.  Funeral services will follow at 8:00 P.M. with Pastor Tom Bowser, family friend, officiating.

Burial will be in the Mt. Varnum Cemetery.

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Stacey Cotter
   Posted Tue February 11, 2020
I'm so sorry to hear of John's passing. I'm located in JSP's Tennessee plant, but would visit the Butler site a few times a year. John was always a pleasure to talk to and always put a smile on my face. I will certainly miss catching up with him. Prayers to you all.

Brad Hamilton
   Posted Wed February 12, 2020
I’m so sorry for your loss, John was a good friend and colleague I had the pleasure to work with John at JSP for many years he will be truly missed.

Tamara and Keith
   Posted Wed February 12, 2020
Brenda and Family
We are so sorry to hear of your great loss
Our condolences, thoughts, and prayers

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