Dorothy Virginia Wallace
July 29, 1934- November 30, 2021
Dorothy Virginia Wallace, 87, of Chesapeake Beach, Maryland passed away on November 30, 2021 at Calvert County Nursing Center in Prince Frederick, Maryland. Dorothy Virginia Wallace, 87, of Chesapeake Beach, Maryland Passed away on November 30, 2021 at Calvert County Nursing Center in Prince Frederick, Maryland. She was born on July 29, 1934, in Baden, MD to the late Charles and Pearl Peed.
Dorothy worked as a teacher’s aide in Prince Georges County at the Edgemeade School and in Calvert County at Calvert Country School. She loved her job and her students; in fact, she loved her students so much that she would even bring some of them home with her for weekends sometimes if need be. Dorothy also enjoyed playing slot machines, Bingo and entertaining. Nothing brought more joy to Dorothy’s heart than to have her family over for Christmas dinner. She was a very good cook, and cooked by the pour and dump method. She never measured anything, and everything always came out tasting great.
She is survived by her husband, Charles F. “Sonny” Wallace whom she met in 1981. They married on Valentine’s Day in 1986 and they have shared many loving years together. Mother of Daniel Pritchett, his wife Doris, and Donald Pritchett. Grandmother of Rachel, Elizabeth, and Matthew Pritchett and Taylor York, his wife Megan, and great granddaughter, Paisley York. Dorothy is also survived by step children; Charles F, III, Daniel F., Eric R. and Sharon M. Wallace and many step grandchildren and great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the Rausch Funeral Home, 4405 Broomes island Road, Port Republic, Maryland on Friday December 3, 2021 from 1-2 PM. A graveside service will follow in Chesapeake Highland Memorial Gardens. Memorial contributions may be made to Disabled Veterans.
Friday, December 3, 2021