Larry Wallis age 70, passed away on Monday, March 15, 2021 at the Community Memorial Hospital in Missouri Valley, Iowa.
Larry Estal Wallis was born November 17, 1950 to Estal K. Wallis and Opal Beatrice (Polen) Wallis. He was born at Hester’s Birthing House in Pisgah, Iowa. Larry graduated from Logan-Magnolia High School in 1969 and enlisted in the United States Army. He served for four years in active duty, completing a tour in Vietnam, working in communications.
After an honorable discharge from the Army, Larry farmed, framed houses and then worked construction, joining RD Blue, MFT, Hawkins, and returned to MFT before entering retirement.
On May 18th, 1974, Larry married Cynthia (Cindy) Peterson at the Logan Christian Church in Logan, Iowa. They lived in Magnolia, Iowa until his death.
Larry is preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Gary L Wallis. He is survived by his wife, Cindy; his sister, Marilyn Hughes; brothers, Mike Wallis and David Wallis; sons, Brian (Laurie) and Eric (Kandice); grandchildren, Hailey, Paiton, Brayden, Calvin, and Cael; and many nieces, nephews, and friends.
There will be a visitation for Larry from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 19, 2021 at the Logan Memorial Chapel in Logan, Iowa.
Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 20, 2021 at the Logan Memorial Chapel in Logan, Iowa.
Following the funeral service Larry will be laid to rest in the Magnolia Cemetery.
In Loving Memory of Larry Wallis
Born~November 17, 1950~Pisgah, Iowa
Entered into Rest~March 15, 2021~Missouri Valley, Iowa
Funeral Service 10:30 a.m., Saturday, March 20, 2021~Logan Memorial Chapel~Logan, Iowa
Officiating~Pastor Rusty Hedger
Music Selections~“Daddy’s Hands”, “Heaven Was Needing a Hero”, “Make a Life, Not a Living”
Pall Bearers~Rodney Rife, Josh Wallis, Mike Stoltz, Tony Dominguez, Charlie Clevenger, Charlie Kahl, Wheels
Honorary Pall Bearers~Dillion (Short) Rife, Tim Faylor, Larry McClannahan, Richard Small
Resting Place~Magnolia Cemetery, Magnolia, Iowa