Wallace LaShomb, 82, of Summerfield, Fla., formerly of Massena, passed away at Tuscany Hospice House on Tuesday, February 28, 2012.
A native of Massena, he moved to Summerfield 30 years ago. Mr. LaShomb was a retired Inspector for Alcoa Aluminum.
He was a member of St. Theresa Catholic Church, was involved in Neighborhood Watch, enjoyed square dancing, and was a great handy man.
Survivors include his wife Elaine of Summerfield; sons Richard LaShomb of Massena, Clark (Gail) LaShomb of Hudson, NY, Glenn (Rosa) LaShomb of Winthrop; step-sons Chris Travers of Malone, Steven (Cindy) Travers of Malone, Mark Travers of Ocala; step-daughter Vicki (Lloyd) Widrick of Orlando, FL; daughter in law Mary Pelkey of Ocala; brother Leland LaShomb of Syracuse, NY; 15 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; 1 great great grandson.
He was preceded in death by his son Douglas LaShomb.
A Funeral Mass was held on Friday, March 2, 2012 at 11:30 am at St. Theresa Catholic Church. A gathering of family and friends was held at Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services, Belleview.
Spring burial will take place at Sacred Heart Church cemetery in Massena.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s and Dementia Alliance of Florida, PO Box 5967, Ocala, FL 34478. Online condolences may be left at www.hiers-baxley.com