Barbara E. Wallace, 71

Barbara E. Wallace, 71, of 801 Shenango Stop Road passed away the morning of Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at her residence. She was born Aug. 25, 1941, in Beaver Falls to the late Kenneth and Eulalia Brown Weir. Barbara was married to John R. "Bo" Wallace for 52 years. He preceded her in death on April 26, 2011. Mrs. Wallace worked for Pac-Tel Company as an operator for eight years. She also worked for H & R Block as a tax preparer for eight years. Barbara was an avid reader and enjoyed going to casinos with her husband and family. She loved to watch Lifetime movies and spend time with her grandchildren. Survivors include her three children, Linda J. (Russell) Lunn of New Castle, Susan (John) Johnston of Tucson, Ariz., and Robert A. Wallace of Phoenix; a brother, Kenneth Weir of Ellwood City; a sister, Donna Lutton of New Castle; and four grandchildren, Erika Lunn, Patrick Lunn, Mo Pearce and Rusty Pearce. In addition to her parents and husband, John, Barbara was preceded in death by her brother, Willard Weir. The family will receive friends from noon to 12:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, at the Noga Funeral Home Inc., 1142 S. Mill St. A Celebration of Life service will be 12:30 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. The Rev. Fredrick Gilbert of Independent Methodist Church will officiate. Online condolences may be viewed or given by visiting Please sign the guestbook at