Thomas J. Wallace

In Memorial

January 5, 2013, at 5:55 p.m., Thomas J.Wallace, 89, saw the face of His Beloved Savior, Jesus, for the first time in his life. Born 9/30/1923,Tom was a WWII First Lieutenant in the Army Air Corp 1942-1945, a bomber pilot who was in the battle of Iwa Jima. He then went on to a career in radio and television, broadcasting and engineering. He managed several radio stations, including KNEZ in Lompoc, KAIR in Tucson, and WBRI in Indianapolis. He gave his life to Jesus Christ in 1961 when he was 37 yrs old. Pre-deceased by parents, Thomas & Angela Wallace, brother George Wallace, and grandson, Jeffrey Rodeman. Survived by wife, Esther Wallace, daughter, Susan (Bob) Barrett, Kathleen (Ken) Dalton, Barbara (Larry) Rodeman, Tom (Liz) Wallace, sister, Midge Finley, 9 stepchildren, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, January 31, 2013 at First Baptist Church of Sun City, 11019 W. Peoria, Ave., Sun City, AZ.

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  1. Larry Schnebly says:

    Dear Friends and Family of Tom Jr.,

    My sincere sympathies for the loss of this fine man. I always enjoyed seeing him and members of his family at many of their celebrations of life…….birthdays, weddings and yes, even the celebration of NEW life at funerals.

    God Blesses Us in Strange Ways, sometimes.

    My love,

    Larry Schnebly

  2. Frank Luna says:

    My most sincere condolences on the passing of Tom, Jr. He will be missed. Descanse En Paz, Amigo.

  3. Martha (Wallace) and David Engelke says:

    Dear Family of Uncle Tom,
    Mom, David and I will see you next Thursday at the celebration of Uncle Tom’s life lived for our Savior and Lord. Today is the 5th anniversary of Angie’s first day in heaven. I do pray that somehow Angie, Dad and Uncle Tom have reunited as well.
    Until then, rest in His peace and comfort.
    Martha and David

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