Wallace Francis Fair
April 9, 1923 ~ February 15, 2014
Wallace Fair, age 90 of Elma, IA passed away on Saturday, February 15, 2014 at Allen Memorial Hospital in Waterloo, IA. Wallace Francis Fair was born on April 9, 1923 to Walter and Stella (Keefe) Fair on a farm near Elma, IA. He attended and graduated from Immaculate Conception Academy in Elma. Wallace farmed with his father until his father retired in 1968 and he continued farming until recently. Wallace was united in marriage to Helen Frantzen on March 1, 1943 at St. Bernard’s Church in Alta Vista. The couple farmed and raised their six children. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, traveling with friends, bowling and loved being with his family. He also was a recognized seed corn dealer. He was a member of Immaculate Conception Church, Knights of Columbus, ASC Board, and the Peoples Savings Bank board. Wallace is survived by his wife Helen of Elma; children Joyce (Dan) Regan of Charlotte, NC, Leo (Janet) Fair of Bloomington, MN, Linda (Peter) Parshley of Lonsdale, MN, Marylee (Francis) Campion of Oronoco, MN and Jean (Herbert Burst) Nelson of Trego, WI; 18 grandchildren and 33 great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents Walter and Stella Fair and one son Patrick.