Verona C. Wallace, age 80, of Hastings, passed away May 4, 2012, at Regina Nursing Home in Hastings.
She was born in Waterbury Township, MN on November 15, 1931 to Albert and Margaret (Froehle) Lensing. Verona married Leonard Wallace in Wabasso, MN on June 12, 1954.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Leonard; son, Paul; grandson, Justin; parents; brothers, Walter; Linus; Bernard; Albert; Kenneth; and Harold; sisters, Dorothy; and Rosemary.
Verona is survived by her children, Mark; Nancy McIlvaine (Wayne Hallberg); Keith (Kathie); Peter (Linda); Amy Novotny; and John (Amy); grandchildren, Matthew; Michael; Jessica; Dylan; Andrew; Christopher; Brady; Daniel; Joseph; Jordan; Zachary; Emily; and Amanda; great granddaughter, Melea; and special friend, Leo Soukup.
A Mass of Christian Burial, officiated by Fr. Jim Perkl, was held on Tues. (5/8) at 9:30 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 2035 W. 15th St., Hastings. A visitation was held from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Mon. (5/7) at Wise Family Funeral Home, 400 Spring St., Hastings. Interment was at St. John the Baptist Cemetery in Savage. To view the memorial video and sign the online guestbook, visit: www.wisefamilyfh.com.