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Eunice Sarah "Sally" Wallis Badoux
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Birth: Sep. 21, 1920
Dubuque County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jun. 19, 2009
District Of Columbia, USA

At the Washington Hospital Center after kidney failure following heart-valve replacement surgery. She was the daughter of John Rider Wallis & Eunice (Lyon) Wallis.

Mrs. Badoux graduated from Stanford University in 1942 with a bachelor's degree in physical therapy. During World War II, she served in the Army's old Women's Medical Specialist Corps in Texas, England, & France.

After the war, she worked briefly at a Chicago hospital, and later lived in Europe from 1948 to 1951where she studied French and literature. She came to Washington in 1951 and spent 29 years as a physical therapist at D.C. General Hospital, which closed in 2001. She retired from D.C. General in 1980 and worked at the private Washington Clinic until 2988 as a physical therapist.

In retirement, she was a longtime volunteer at the visitor information desk at the Smithsonian Castle where she also described the Smithsonian's collections to visitors and directed tourists to Washington landmarks.

She married Claude Badoux, a Swiss citizen who worked at the French Embassy as an interpreter. He died in an automobile accident in 1969.

She is survived by two daughters, Isabelle A. Badoux & Suzanne I. Badoux, and a brother.

No burial information provided. From the Washington Post, Washington, D.C., Wednesday, August 5, 2009.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Rider Wallis (1887 - 1985)
  Eunice Lyon Wallis (1898 - 1937)
 
 Spouse:
  Claude Eugene Badoux (1929 - 1969)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Buddy
Record added: Oct 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60678294
Eunice Sarah Sally <i>Wallis</i> Badoux
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Eunice Sarah Sally <i>Wallis</i> Badoux
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