Pam and FamilyI was very sorry to hear about Gary. Pam and family,I am sorry for your loss. Gary spent his younger years in the Yakima-Goldendale area and eventually moved to Portland and then Vancouver. Stacy would laugh at this now... on Valentine's Day while we were at work, Al was stressing about what he was going to get Stacy after my husband had shown up to the job with roses. I offer my deepest sympathy to his family in this difficult time. Mr. Wallace was one of my favorite teachers as a student at Fircrest. Gary Wallace passed away on November 27, 2019 in Rowley, Massachusetts. You and your family are in our prayers. Stacy thank you for sharing a warm-hearted, southern-spirited guy with us. He will be missed. Al was also Miller Canfield's Lead Member representative on LEAP's Board of Directors (he attended all meetings) , and always represented Miller Canfield so well there, participating deeply in all regional things economic development. Sending our prayers. They were very special and fun times. I will always remember him as this larger-than-life man that kept a smile with what I called a wonderful southern twang and charm. He was one of the good guys and we will always remember him. Gary was always so sweet and kind to me. My heart goes out to his children and wife whom he was so deeply proud. He, Stacy and Jacob quickly became our close friends. I have always remembered him as a great teacher. No memorial events are currently scheduled. My heart aches for you. At … It was so much fun and so important. © 2020 Miller Funeral Home. I’m going to miss him. Our attorney Doug Winters and I spent several weeks working as a team to bring this agreement forward. He was always a gentleman and loved the Kentucky Wildcats. Plant a tree to honor the memory of your loved one. He was the son of Helen and Dean Wallace. Preceded in death by parents. HE WILL MOST CERTAINLY BE MISSED AT THE SHOP. He will never be forgotten. Funeral Home website by. He was born January 29, 1947, in Yakima, WA. My God the grueling battles to get it right, to get them passed. We will pray for you & your family. Preceded in death by parents. The family will receive friends from 10:00AM to 11:00AM before the service in the cemetery. Funeral Home Services for Gary are being provided by Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral and Cremation Services. WHAT A SAD STORY OF ONE THING AFTER ANOTHER STARTING WITH THE CUT ON HIS SKIN FROM A SCREW ON THE DECK. Gary was a self-employed Draftsman/Mechanical Designer and was a member of Hardies Chapel Church of Christ. I said "Al you are sweating" and he said "yeah because I'm nervous" with a few other choice words lol. I am so sorry for your loss. Gary WALLACE passed away . I along with supervisor Brenda Stumbo spent numerous hours working together and he was always the consummate professional! Send your deepest condolences with fresh flowers. Alan was born in Paris, Tennessee on February 8th, 1980 to Gary and Cathy Wallace, of Glasgow, KY, who survive. Loving son of Bob and Pat Wallace. Even though I was only at Miller Canfield a short time, I got to know Al as we were in the same orientation class. Evergreen Memorial Gardens Funeral Chapel. When Al and I met, our southern spirits connected. I can tell you that he won’t be forgotten as all of us have plenty of memorable stories from that time period. With over 2,000 locations, Dignity Memorial providers proudly serve over 375,000 families a year. Survivors include his daughters, Tammy W. Couch, and Jennifer (Scott) Holland. Share Gary's life story with friends and family. So Al went to his office and I went to retrieve my roses. Gary Neil Wallace, 73 of Elam St., passed away Sunday in Macon. He loved restoring old cars and music, but his greatest love was his God and his family. If you know Al, he was a simple guy and this was just out of his league. Gary A. Wallace, a devoted Father, Brother and Grandfather, 63 years old, passed away at his home in Fresno on Friday December 21, 2012. Gary was born to the late Delmar Lee and Bertha (Lane) Wallace in Coshocton on February 17, 1949. Gary is survived by his children Sarah (Dustin) Wright of Fresno, James (Monica) Wallace of Dillonvale, OH, Katlynn Wallace of Bakersville, Jessie Chapman of Lincoln, AL, Jonathan Moore of Coshocton and Rainy Moore of Coshocton; grandsons Shawn and Ethan Williard, Dillon Wallace, Isaiah Valentine and Benten Wallace; granddaughters Preslee Wallace and Sabriana (Birdie) Valentine; sisters Katherine Hootman of West Lafayette and Della Ellwood of Zanesville; brother Jim Wallace of Dover; several nieces and nephews. I’ll never forget the morning after my son was born, the nurse woke me up at 6:30 AM because “a very tall southern man is in the waiting room asking to see you.” I knew immediately it was Alan stopping by before work. To plant Memorial Trees in memory of Gary Neil Wallace, please click here to visit our Sympathy Store. We had some great conversations about our son's playing basketball. He was a partner at Miller, Canfield, Paddock & Stone Law Firm. Just know that he touched many lives, leaves the great memories behind & is now in a much happier place. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this terrible time. Big Al and Stacy came into our lives when they moved to the Westside just two doors down from us. I remember when Alan would charge that big ole truck up because he was afraid it wouldn’t make it through the cold MI nights and I would always remind him “we don’t live in the North Pole.....your truck will be ok”. Gary's Obituary. May 6, 1943 - July 13, 2017 Ohio Set a Reminder for the Anniversary of Gary's Passing. I am deeply saddened to learn of this news and Alan's battle with cancer. I always referred to Al as a tall glass of sweet tea, and that is how I will remember him. He graduated from Butler County High School in Morgantown, KY in 1998 and attended Freed Hardeman University on a basketball scholarship and later graduated Thomas M. Cooley law school. The family will receive friends from 10:00AM to 11:00AM before the service in the cemetery. Funeral Home Services for Gary are being provided by Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes. Now I do, and appreciate his expertise and astute political guidance even more. Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his brothers Carl and Earl Wallace; sister Betty (Reid) Wallace. He was so important and had such sound judgement and knowledge, I really did not understand how incredibly young he was! Mr. Wallace was born in Pontiac, MI, the son of the late Flavil Franklin Wallace and Margaret Frances Ward Wallace. OBITUARY Gary Alan Wallace February 8, 1980 – September 26, 2020. Gary Neil Wallace, 73 of Elam St., passed away Sunday in Macon. It's just not fair. Alan was our neighbor when we lived on the west side of Lansing over 16 years ago. Please know that the God of all comfort has loving concern for you at this time, at Psalm chapter 34 verse 18. Devoted and proud father of Erika and Miranda. Paul & Nancy (Matuszak) Moran. Prayers to your family. I will keep you and your family in my prayers. He was preceded in death by paternal grandparents Noble B and Joan Wallace, and maternal grandparents Bob and Ann Darnell. His grandchildren, Spencer Couch, Mason (Phoebe) Couch, Kaleb Holland, and Kamryn Holland. Survived by son, Greg Wallace; daughter, Elizabeth Wallace; grandsons, Graeson Wallace, Josh Bjerksett; granddaughter, Hailee Bjerksett; sister, Sandra McDonald; niece, Jackie Gonyea, nephew, Paul Chevalier; his special love Barb; his serenity friends, family, and friends at his place of residence. I know people have "work" friends, but Al and I were true friends. Australian death notices, funeral notices, obituaries and funeral directors can be quickly and easily found using the www.obits.com.au search facility. So much love, hugs and prayers go out to you Stacy and your family ❤️Shelli & Tagg Doll, To the family of Alan Wallace I extend my deepest sympathies for your loss. My deepest condolences to the family. FAQ. He leaves behind aunts, uncles, multiple nieces and nephews, and a host of many close friends. In those days, we did sometimes 40 or 50 projects a year in the city. It was considered impossible. Gary was born to the late Delmar Lee and Bertha (Lane) Wallace in Coshocton on February 17, 1949. Alan Wallace, of Bath, Michigan, passed peacefully from this life on Saturday, September 26th, at Sparrow Hospital in Lansing, Michigan following a courageous battle with cancer. We were at Holt HS and I went over to talk with him and Stacy.He will truly be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. I love you, man. We are deeply saddened to learn of your loss. Gathering at a later date. You will be sorely missed, my friend. I took a rose from my vase and I took it to Al. Coshocton County Honor Guard will perform military honors at the funeral home at the beginning of the service. AND NEVER A NEGATIVE WORD FROM GARY ABOUT ANY OF IT. A cremation will take place after funeral services. I will keep your family in my prayers. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, September 30, 2020 in Hardies Chapel Church of Christ Cemetery. Gary A. Wallace, a devoted Father, Brother and Grandfather, 63 years old, passed away at his home in Fresno on Friday December 21, 2012. Pam, We are so sorry. Dear brother of Mike (Kathy), Mark (Julia)... Get email updates about Gary Wallace delivered directly to your inbox. Love, Patty & Family, We are so deeply sorry for your loss and sorry we can't be there. We will be honoring Al at our last LEAP Board meeting of the year in early December. He will be missed by so many. He will truly be missed.Please continue to walk with God and know that time will heal your heart, turning your grief and sorrow into smiles and joyous memories of Al.I wish all the best to you and your family. May your memories bring you comfort. They were blessed with three children---Jacob (17), Luke (10), and Emery (8), who were his entire world. Brenda Stumbo, I am deeply saddened to hear about the loss of of Alan and my heart goes out to Stacy and their three children. This site is provided as a service of SCI Shared Resources, LLC. Pam & family,I am so sorry to hear of your loss. We discussed his feelings for Stacy and how he could present himself. He was a wonderful person and a selfless father, who loved his children unconditionally. GARY WAS A CUSTOMER FOR DECADES. But, without fail, he’d have that truck charging the next night and the night after. In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial contribution to The Alan Wallace Youth Sports Foundation at 12110 Scotch Hollow Dr., Bath, Michigan 48808. receive updates when new memories are posted, To Al's wife, family and children,I am so very sorry to learn of Al's passing.