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Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Wallace R. Sipes

Wallace R. Sipes
Wallace R. Sipes

Wallace R. Sipes, 95, of Ocala, Florida passed away on July 19, 2021 at Pacifica Senior Living of Ocala.

He was born August 7, 1925 the son of the late Victor and Elizebeth Sipes. Wallace was a native of Indiana County, Pennsylvania before moving to the Ocala area from Dade City, Florida in 2006. In 1947, he married his loving wife, Margaret, and together the two shared 73 years of marriage before her passing on October 20, 2020. Wallace was a World War II Army Veteran. In his free time, he enjoyed camping and fishing with his family and traveling with his wife.

Survivors include his children, John R. (Margaret) Sipes of Ocala, Florida and Donna J. (Pat) Sipes Molvik of Newport, Washington; daughter-in-law, Christine Sipes of Pascoag, Rhode Island; six grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.

Preceded in death by his parents, wife, and his son, Timothy Sipes.

A funeral service for Wallace will be held at 10:00am on Saturday, July 24 at Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services (910 E Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala, FL 34470). Visitation will be held from 9:00am until the time of the service. Burial will follow at Florida Hills Memorial Gardens in Spring Hill, Florida.