Teresa Dorothy Wallace
Teresa Dorothy Wallace
  • April 13, 1929 - June 19, 2017
  • Stafford, Virginia

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Mrs. Teresa D. Wallace (Abbott) of Stafford, VA passed away in her sleep on Monday, June 19, 2017 due to complications from a fall. She was 88.

Mrs. Wallace was born on April 13, 1929 in Dover, NH to parents Florida (Gingras) and Albert Abbott. She was married to William David Wallace (Master Sergeant USMC) on January 13, 1948 in NH.

Mrs. Wallace is survived by one brother, Arthur G. Abbott of Dover, NH; her four children, Kathy Wallace Williams of Ladysmith, VA, Robert Alan Wallace of Fredericksburg, VA, Patricia Lee Clark (Michael) of Stafford, VA, and RoseMarie Murafka (Robert), of Manassas, VA; six grandchildren, William A. West of Fredericksburg, VA, Thomas E. West of Houston, TX, Michelle R. Clark of Frederickburg, VA, Michael J. Wallace of Overland Park, KS, Matthew A. Stagge of Fredericksburg, VA, and David J. Wallace of Fredericksburg, VA; two great grandchildren, Colten West of Houston TX and Charlotte Wallace of Fredericksburg, VA; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William D. Wallace; her granddaughter, Danielle N. Wallace, and seven brothers and sisters, Elsie Pratt, Clara Hatch, Anna Herron, Leo Abbott, Charles Abbott, George Abbott and Edward Abbott.

Mrs. Wallace was a Catholic and a member of St. William of York in Stafford.

The family will receive friends from 10:00 to 11:00am on Monday, June 26, 2017 at Mullins and Thompson Funeral Service, Stafford Chapel. Interment will follow at Quantico National Cemetery at Noon.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Stafford County Rescue Squad, Widewater Rescue Squad or St. William of York Church.