James Wallace


James D. Wallace, age 86 years, of Prescott, Wisconsin, died on Sunday, November 14, 2021.

Jim graduated from Little Rock High School. After serving in the Army, he received a B. A. from the University of Arkansas, a Master’s degree from the University of Illinois, and a Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota.

Jim taught at Normandale Community College and was one of the founding teachers at the school. He worked in many of the leading theaters spanning the entire Twin Cities area. Jim was a member of St. Mary’s Episcopal Church Basswood Grove, Afton MN.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Dorothy Wallace; father, Durham Wallace; and his sister, Ouida Wallace.

He is survived by his wife, Linda; daughter, Susan Erickson (Steve), sons, Todd Wallace (Carmon) and Noah Wallace; grandchildren, Molly Paul (William) and Micaela Erickson; David, Leah, Mariah, Ellie, Nicole, and Rebecca Wallace; Zach Wallace and Tamara DeMars; greatgrandchildren, Matthew and Ethan DeMars; brother, Ronald Wallace (Maria); and many nieces and nephews.

Due to covid restrictions, a Celebration of Life service will be postponed until spring of 2022 Memorials may be made to St. Mary’s Episcopal Church.

November 23, 2021