|Birth: ||Dec. 15, 1950|
|Death: ||Apr. 27, 2006|
Robert "Bob" Wallette, 55, died April 27, 2006 while vacationing in Hawaii. Graveside services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Friday, May 12, 2006 at Resthaven Memorial Park in Lubbock. You may visit anytime at Resthaven Funeral Home.
Mr. Wallette was born December 15, 1950 in Salem, Illinois. He grew up in Odessa, TX, and graduated from Permian High School in 1969. On August 1, 1969, he married his high school sweetheart, Tommie Richardson.
In 1973, he joined the Air Force as an intelligence analyst and was stationed at Fort Meade, MD., Misawa Air Base, Japan, and Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska, where he retired in June 1997. He graduated from Wayland Baptist University in 1997 with a bachelor's degree in occupational education. Afterward, he remained in Alaska working on Elmendorf AFB as a contractor with Science Application International Corp.
He enjoyed traveling, read-
ing, playing cards and spending time with his two beloved grandchildren, Kylie and Aidan.
Mr. Wallette was a member of Turnagain Church of Christ in Anchorage, Alaska, the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, and Experimental Aircraft Association.
Survivors include his wife of 36 years, Tommie; sons and daughters-in-law, Mike and Jana Wallette, Denny and Tammy Wallette, and Nick Wallette and girlfriend Rainbow Chandler; grandchildren, Kylie and Aidan Wallette; mother, Catherine Wallette; sisters, Margie DeBenedetto and Charlotte McBrayer; brother, Ronnie Wallette; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Ernest Wallette; and brother, Larry Wallette.
Flowers are welcome, or don- ations may be made to the National Kidney Foundation Inc. at www.kidney.org or to 30 E. 33rd St., New York, NY 10016.
Earnest Sail Wallette (1916 - 1992)
Catherine McClelland Wallette (1923 - 2010)
Resthaven Memorial Park
Created by: Mick from Tx
Record added: May 11, 2006
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