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Dorothy M. (Gray) Wallace, 91, of Farmington and formerly of Middletown, wife of the late Alfred E. Wallace, passed away Thursday (July 6, 2006). She was born in Pawtucket, RI, to the late James Harrison Gray and Sarah E. (Collinson) Gray. She attended local schools and graduated from Pawtucket Senior High Class of 1932. She was a member of Trinity Episcopal Church in Pawtucket, RI. In 1958, she moved to Middletown and was employed by Vinal Tech School as a cafeteria aid for 14 years. She was also a member of the Church of the Holy Trinity in Middletown. Dorothy is survived by her daughter, Linda Teixeira and her husband Dennis of Avon; her son, Carl Wallace and his wife MaryAnn of Rocky Hill; her son, Ken Wallace and his wife Yvonne Dee of Summerville, SC; six grandchildren, Donna Wallace, Brian Wallace, Ericka Cox, Christopher Wallace, Eric Teixeira and Steven Teixeira; four great grandchildren, Eoin, Colin, Anna and Emily; a sister, Winifred Read of Barrington, RI; a sister-in-law, Grace Gray of Holden, MA; a maternal aunt, Florence Bliss of Winter Garden, FL; and many nieces and nephews. Besides her husband, Dorothy was predeceased by a sister, Mildred Sullivan and two brothers, James and Carl Gray. Funeral services will be held on Monday, July 10, at 11 a.m. at the Carmon Funeral Home and Family Center, 301 Country Club Road, Avon. The family will receive friends Monday from 10-11 a.m., prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery, Middletown. Contributions may be sent to a charity of the donor’s choice. For directions and online condolences, please visit www.carmonfuneralhome.com.