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Joel Andrew Wallace

Enfield, N.H. — Joel Andrew Wallace, 42, of Enfield died unexpectedly Monday, March 4, 2013.

Joel was born Dec. 15, 1970, in Claremont, NH to Richard J. Wallace and Dianne R. (Buckman) Wallace.

Joel was predeceased by his mother, Dianne, and his first wife Michele (Broderius) Wallace.

He grew up in Keene, N.H. attending Keene schools where he enjoyed playing football. In 8th grade he moved to Canaan, N.H. and attended Mascoma Valley Regional High School graduating in 1991. There he enjoyed playing both soccer and basketball. Thru his life, he lived in such places as North Carolina, California, Utah, Connecticut, and New Hampshire. He worked in the plumbing trade working on such places as the LA Live building in Los Angeles, Calif. He enjoyed driving in the car listening to loud music, helping out people in his community, playing and watching sports, and especially spending time with family and friends.

Surviving family members include his wife, Stacey (Pillsbury) Wallace of Enfield; three children, Dean Farnsworth, Jared Wallace, and Ethan Wallace; his father and step-mother, Richard and Henrietta Wallace; his brother, John Wallace; his sister and brother-in-law, Kelly and Pete Short; his in-laws, Nancy and Harry MacGregor; his sister-in-law, Shana MacGregor; and best friends, Mike and Crystal Batten and Jeffrey Roy.

In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory to Headrest, 14 Church St., Lebanon, NH, 03766 or to The Haven, 713 Hartford Ave., WRJ, VT 05001.

Family and friends are invited to attend a calling hour for 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. with a memorial service beginning at 2 p.m. on Sunday, March 10, 2013, at Ricker Funeral Home in Lebanon, N.H.

To sign the on-line guestbook, visit www.rickerfuneralhome.com.