Donald C. Wallis
July 13, 1921 - March 21, 2010
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First Congregational U.C.C.
724 E. South River Street
Appleton, WI 54915
Friday 3/26, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
First Congregational U.C.C.
724 E. South River Street
Appleton, WI 54915
Friday 3/26, 11:00 am
Peshtigo Riverside Cemetery
493 Right Of Way Road
Peshtigo, WI 54157
(715) 582-3666 | Map
Friday 3/26, 2:00 pm
Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map

WALLIS, DONALD CHARLES Don Wallis, 88, of Appleton, died Sunday evening, March 21, 2010, surrounded by his loving family. We will always miss him, but he will live on forever in our hearts in the retelling of all the fun times and good memories he has left with us. Don was born July 13, 1921…

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Carrie Gruman-Trinkner left a message on March 25, 2010:
My students and I will be in Washington D.C. next week. We will be stopping at the Marine Memorial there. I will say a prayer at the Memorial for all of Mr. Wallis' loved ones and comrades in their time of loss. I will stand in silence to honor this heroic Marine who served all of us. May God bless you and comfort you at this difficult time. Carrie
John J. Dorsey left a message on March 24, 2010:
Dear Wallis' Sorry to hear of Don's passing. I remember him as having that big grin. It's sad I didn't know his past. I would have liked for him to share it. I have fond early memories of you neighbors when the Dorsey's moved to Appleton back in 1974. Does Donna still remember the words to that Frank Zappa song? Hope you're all coping ok. Best wishes. Love, John
Rick Scheinert left a message on March 23, 2010:
Don was a great uncle, always quick to share a laugh or tell a story about his time in the Marine Corps, his bowling scores with Pam (win or loose)or the benefits of waxing the furnace in the basement.
Karen (Gardiner) Peiss left a message on March 23, 2010:
I am very sorry for your loss. As I knew him in my adolescent years, Mr. Wallis always had a smile. Please accept my most sincere condolences. With my love to his wonderful family,
Tim Hellmann left a message on March 23, 2010:
What a great testament to a great man. I am glad that Kate got to spend a few days up there. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
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Byron Eddy left a message on March 23, 2010:
Grandpa Wallis was always a delight to be around. I remember how kindhearted and understanding he was whenever we spoke, and how he tried to bring a lighthearted mood to his interactions with others. There was a kind of inner life and energy about him that I always found refreshing. I will miss him, and treasure all the memories of the times I spent with him. May God bless and encourage those closest to him, to know the peace that only our Lord can bring.
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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