Lynn Wallace, of Elkhart

Published 8:00 am Friday, April 1, 2016


Lynn Wallace

Lynn Wallace, 63, of Elkhart, passed away March 29, 2016, at Elkhart General Hospital. Lynn was born Feb. 9, 1953, to the late Troy and Nina (Hardcastle) Wallace. On Oct. 19, 2002, he married Ellen VanLake in Cassopolis, Michigan.

Ellen survives, along with his children Troy Wallace of Cassopolis, Michigan, Amanda (Corey) Stokes of Marcellus Michigan, and step daughter Melissa (Jeff) Yeager of Elkhart. Also surviving are his siblings Verlin “Bo” Wallace, Chris Wallace, Tom Wallace, David Wallace, Karen Tolbert, Darlene Wallace, and Millie Wilson, and his very close friend Micky Keesler. Three grandchildren survive as well; Ash, Layni, and Reese and a step-grandchild, Jamie.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Elkhart Cremation Service is handling arrangements.

Lynn was employed in the RV Industry for over 30 years, working at Trophy Homes and other factories in Elkhart. He enjoyed camping, NASCAR, playing golf, and singing Karaoke.

In his memory, contributions may be made to the family. Online condolences may be sent to the family at