William Wallace, age 58, of Odebolt, IA, passed away on Tuesday, December 26, 2017, at Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital in Omaha, NE. William Greg Wallace was born on October 17, 1959, in Ida Grove, to parents William and Rachel (Fettes) Wallace. He grew up in Odebolt where he attended grade school and high school and then continued his education at Northwest Iowa Community College. Bill was baptized and confirmed at St. Martin’s Catholic Church in Odebolt.
Bill was united into marriage with Rendee Nelson on December 1, 1979 at the St. Martin’s Catholic Church in Odebolt. This union was blessed with two daughters: Kristina and Angela. They made their home in Odebolt where Bill owned and operated Wallace Soft Water. Bill was a volunteer on the Odebolt Ambulance Service, kept books at the Odebolt Library and answered phones at the Chronicle. In his free time, he loved to hunt and fish. He also enjoyed going to NRA gun shows, selling knives and scopes, and motorcycle riding. He never let his ailments hold him back and loved meeting new people. Bill loved to be with his family and enjoyed every minute he got to spend with them. He was an amazing husband, father and grandfather and will be truly missed by those who knew and loved him.
Those left to cherish his memory are his loving wife Rendee Wallace of Odebolt, IA; daughters: Kristina (Larry) Boysen of Ida Grove, IA, Angela Wallace (special friend Taylor Ironshell) of Ida Grove, IA; special daughter Jalee Everetts (special friend Nathan Hare) of Ida Grove, IA; grandchildren: Mason, Maddox, Ella, Elijah, Temperance and Natalee; parents William "Bill" Sr. and Rachel Wallace of Odebolt, IA; sisters: Linda (Roger) Sleight of Odebolt, IA, Lisa (Jim) Spech of Omaha, NE; other extended family and friends.
William is preceded in death by his nephew Jeffery Renze.