WALLACE, Leticia A. “Tish”

WALLACE, Leticia A. “Tish” Connolly Yost, 63 of Bellaire, Ohio, passed away Sunday, December 29, 2013 surrounded by her loving family at her home.

She was born April 26, 1950 in Bryan, Ohio, a daughter of the late Donald L. and Elizabeth H. Cross Connolly.

Tish was a retired employee of the Wheeling Hospital; a member of the Neffs United Methodist Church and the Sons of Italy Lodge 754 Bellaire.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, James M. Yost on March 8, 1993 and a nephew, Chad Payton.

Surviving are her loving husband, Robert L. Wallace, whom she married on August 8, 1998 in Wheeling, West Virginia; two sons, Russell (Carrie) Yost of Martins Ferry, Ohio and Jason L. Yost of the home; two sisters, Kathy (Michael) Payton of Powhatan Point, Ohio and Donna (Richard) Majzun of Bellaire, Ohio and two brothers, Dale (Beth) Connolly of Bellaire, Ohio and Mike (Patty) Connolly of Virginia Beach, Virginia and four grandchildren, Evan, Jimmy, Josh and Elissa. Also her uncle, Herb (Betty) Cross of Bellaire, Ohio; mother-in-law, Mary Wallace of Bellaire, Ohio; sisters-in-law, Kitty (Rick) Simpson and Martha Schultz (George) both of Wheeling, West Virginia and Shelby Meek of Bellaire, Ohio; brothers-in-law, Terry (Carol) Wallace and Mickey (Cheryl) Wallace both of Bellaire, Ohio; special cousins, Mickey(Janet) Connolly of Michigan and Richard (Pat) Connolly of Massachusetts and numerous nieces and nephews .

Family and friends will be received at the Bauk necht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire, Ohio on Thursday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. where services will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. with Pastor Terry Endsley officiating. Interment in the Halcyon Hills Memorial Park, Sherrard, West Virginia.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Neffs United Methodist Church 54047 Belmont Street, Neffs, Ohio 43940.

Share your thoughts and memories with Tish’s family at www.altmeyer.com.