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Official Obituary of: William “Bill” Wallace, 68, on January 7, 2022

William “Bill” Wallace, 68, on January 7, 2022

REHOBOTH –  William “Bill” Wallace, 68, of Rehoboth passed away Friday, January 7, 2022 at Sturdy Memorial Hospital in Attleboro.  He was the husband of Carole (Paradis) Wallace for 47 years.

Born August 16, 1953 in the Jamaica Plain neighborhood of Boston, he was a son of the late Joseph and Phyllis (Bombach) Wallace.

Bill has been a resident of Rehoboth since 1987 after growing up in Plainville.  He was a 1971 graduate of King Philip High School and lived in North Attleboro from 1978 until 1987.

He worked as a facilities manager at Stern-Leach for 45 years.

Bill loved spending time at cookouts with family and friends and playing horseshoes.  He was an avid reader, loved traveling and movies.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by daughters Melanie Hayden and husband Derrick and Michelle Cannata and husband Ken;

2 grandchildren: Rileigh and Cortland Hayden;

He had seven siblings: Joseph Wallace and wife Deb, Roberta Bristol and her late husband Kenneth, Lynne LaRochelle and husband Dave, David Wallace, the late Robert Wallace, Bryan Wallace and Virginia Rubyck and husband John;

He was brother in law of Raymond Paradis and wife Kathy, Rene Paradis and wife Donna and Alain Paradis and wife Pam; also survived by many nieces, nephews, godchildren and cousins.  He was son-in-law of the late Joseph and Martine Paradis.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, January 22 at 11 a.m. at the North Attleboro Elk’s Lodge, 52 Bullfinch Street, North Attleboro. Please dress casually, Hawaiian shirts encouraged.

In lieu of flowers, please go out and enjoy time with family and friends in Bill’s honor.

 

 

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  • I am shocked I just found out about Bill passing away I worked with Bill in maintenance at Hall Mark Sweet he was my boss one of the best he was also a friend I’m so sorry to hear about his passing.

                   Willie Marquis!

  • A truly special man who made the world a better place.  I am deeply sorry for your loss Carole and family.  We were all so blessed to know him. May you always feel the warmth of his love in your hearts.  ❤️

  • Nos plus Sincères Condoléances Carole, Mélanie & Michelle ainsi que toutes les familles éprouvées…
    Dorina & Jacques Gagnon, Canada 

  • My Heart goes out to all the Wallace family. Bill will never be forgotten. Fond memories always. God bless. 

  • Hill i surely am going to miss meeting you at the plaza we solved a lot of world and local issues or at least we thought we did, you were a good individual my friend devoted your life to many issues, may you now rest in peace, my your family also be comforted through the comfort, peace and gods healing. 

    Our family sends our comfort,love, and support during this difficult time.

    The Wetherell’s Dale, Marcia, Shannon, Aaron, Mark, Marisa Jaiden, and Cam

  • So sorry for your loss may your memories be a blessing. I went to high school with Bill class of 1971

  • So sorry Michelle & Ken, & family. A great man will be missed. Always great memories. 
    Fondly, Barbara Lawrence 

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  1. So sorry Michelle & Ken, & family. A great man will be missed. Always great memories. 
    Fondly, Barbara Lawrence 

  2. So sorry for your loss may your memories be a blessing. I went to high school with Bill class of 1971

  3. Hill i surely am going to miss meeting you at the plaza we solved a lot of world and local issues or at least we thought we did, you were a good individual my friend devoted your life to many issues, may you now rest in peace, my your family also be comforted through the comfort, peace and gods healing. 

    Our family sends our comfort,love, and support during this difficult time.

    The Wetherell’s Dale, Marcia, Shannon, Aaron, Mark, Marisa Jaiden, and Cam

  4. My Heart goes out to all the Wallace family. Bill will never be forgotten. Fond memories always. God bless. 

  5. Nos plus Sincères Condoléances Carole, Mélanie & Michelle ainsi que toutes les familles éprouvées…
    Dorina & Jacques Gagnon, Canada 

  6. A truly special man who made the world a better place.  I am deeply sorry for your loss Carole and family.  We were all so blessed to know him. May you always feel the warmth of his love in your hearts.  ❤️

  7. I am shocked I just found out about Bill passing away I worked with Bill in maintenance at Hall Mark Sweet he was my boss one of the best he was also a friend I’m so sorry to hear about his passing.

                   Willie Marquis!

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