Katherine B. "Katie" (Stefanski) Wallace, 91, of Bedford, passed away at 12:22 a.m. on Friday, April 22, 2005 at Stonebridge Campus Health, Bedford.
Born Sept. 29, 1913 in Sullivan County, she was the daughter of Paul and Anna (Ansorge) Stefanski. On July 17, 1933, she married Ben G. Wallace. He passed away Jan. 7, 1996.
She was a retired LPN and a member of the Lawton Street Christian Church, the Pythian Sisters, and Eastern Star 293.
Survivors include: a daughter Brenda Hardwick of Bedford; a sister Margaret Stefanski of Terre Haute; two brothers, Joe Stefanski of Monroe, Mich., and Tom Stefanski of Terre Haute; seven grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and four great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Ben G. Wallace, seven sisters, four brothers, and two daughters, Margaret Ann Haseman and Bonita Katheryn "Bootsy" Crist.
Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. on Monday at McClanahan-Lee Funeral Home, Jasonville, with Pastor Jim Petty and Pastor Mark Messmer officiating. Burial will be in Lebanon Cemetery at Midland.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. on Sunday, and from 9 a.m. until the time of service Monday at the funeral home.