Leland Leroy Wallace, 84, died June 11th at Lincoln Health Miles Campus in Damariscotta. He was born April 13, 1939 in Damariscotta to Eben Wallace and Edith Winchenbach Wallace. Leland grew up in Waldoboro and graduated from Waldoboro High School.
Leland worked as a clam digger all his life. He was well known as a hardworking, kind, and easy going person. He was an outdoors person who enjoyed mowing his lawn, gardening, fishing and hunting. In his retirement he enjoyed working on his Christmas Tree Farm and provided the town of Friendship with its town Christmas Tree which he was very proud of.
Leland was predeceased by his wife, Judith Wallace; brother, Richard Wallace; sister, Judy Studley; grandson, Gibby Bryant; son-in-law, Paul Caron.
Leland is survived by his daughters, Sherri Kleiber and her husband Matthew of So. Portland
Christine Bryant of Waldoboro
Barbara Caron of Stockton Springs
Grandchildren, Ryan Temple of So. Portland
Christopher Temple and his wife Kim of Rockland
Merrill Caron of Stockton Springs
Zachary Dionisio-Caron of Bangor
Many nieces and nephews
A graveside service to celebrate Leland’s life will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, June 16th at the Dutchneck Cemetery, Dutchneck Road, Waldoboro. Rev. Ken Dutile will officiate.
Arrangements are entrusted to Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, 949 Main Street, Waldoboro.
Condolences may be shared with the family at www.hallfuneralhomes.com