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“Phyllis and Dennis, So very sorry for your loss. May God bring you peace in this difficult time. ”
1 of 52 | Posted by: Marie Wall - Greenleaf

“Sorry I was not able to make the funeral today. You have my deepest sympathy at this difficult time.I will remember all of you in my prayers. ”
2 of 52 | Posted by: Denice Golden - Appleton, WI

“Sara always embodied the perfect traditional values of a wife and mother. We all should be honored by the time spent with her. ”
3 of 52 | Posted by: Mike Maretech

“My deepest sympathies are extended to Sara's husband, children and Sara's mom and Dad.... I've known Phyllis for many years and am a fellow artist...Read More »
4 of 52 | Posted by: Betsy Bultman Spry - Green Bay, WI

“Our prayers go out to the family and loved ones of Sara,words cannot describe how saddened we all are to lose such a kind, loving person. ”
5 of 52 | Posted by: al and kris derks - freedom, WI


6 of 52 | Posted by: al and kris derks - freedom, WI

“So sorry for your loss. I got to know Sara at the spring CRHP retreat. What a wonderful person! No words can take the pain away but know that you...Read More »
7 of 52 | Posted by: Cindy Nygard

“My deepest thoughts and prayers to you Jim, Nicole, and Matthew during this time! I always remember Sara with her big beautiful smile! Sara will be...Read More »
8 of 52 | Posted by: Dee Carr - Appleton, WI

“So sorry to hear this, our prayers go out to you ”
9 of 52 | Posted by: Richard and Sandra Schultz

“Our sincere condolences go out to the Wallace family. May God's blessings help strengthen you and bring you peace during these difficult times. ...Read More »
10 of 52 | Posted by: Tom & Shelli Blob - Appleton, WI

“TO SARA'S FAMILY, we are very saddened by the loss of our dear cousin, we are committed to a Dr. appointment that day but our prayers and love we...Read More »
11 of 52 | Posted by: JIM & SANDRA BESAW

“A super lady who always had a smile on her face. She will be missed! To the entire Wallace family our thoughts and prayers are with you. The...Read More »
12 of 52 | Posted by: Tim

“To Sara's family - I am so heartbroken for you all. I know Sara because of Tina - who has been one of my closest friends ever. Many prayers have...Read More »
13 of 52 | Posted by: Rana Mendicino

“Our deepest sympathies to the entire family during this time of great loss. Sara was a friend to everyone she met and loved life! Her family was so...Read More »
14 of 52 | Posted by: Anessa Geise and family

“Jim and family, our hearts are absolutely broken for you. Sara was a warm and welcoming neighbor when my husband and I first moved to the area. It...Read More »
15 of 52 | Posted by: Danielle and Ben Urban

“Words cannot express the heart felt loss!May you be comforted with family, friends and Gods love at this very hard time. ”
16 of 52 | Posted by: VicknRick - Menasha

“James John and I were sorry to hear of Sara's death. I just found out a few minutes ago. We will be thinking of you and the kids. Love Krysti ”
17 of 52 | Posted by: A friend

“I have fond memories of meeting Sara for the first time in Conyers Georgia at my grandparents home bud and carol Rogers she will be missed and Heaven...Read More »
18 of 52 | Posted by: matthew colley - houaton, TX

“My heart goes out to Sara's family and friends.Just hold on to all the great memories and know your not alone, she's watching over all of you, she's...Read More »
19 of 52 | Posted by: Janice Close - Appleton, WI

“My thoughts and prayers are with all of you . May God hold you close in His arms during this difficult time.Mary Dillenburg ”
20 of 52 | Posted by: A friend

“Phyllis and Dennis, my condolences to you and the family for your loss. ”
21 of 52 | Posted by: Patrick Casey

“Phyllis and Dennis, Our heart felt condolences in the tragic loss of your daughter Sara! Our son-in-law Richard was killed in a car accident in...Read More »
22 of 52 | Posted by: Sherrill Anderson

“My deepest sympathies to the entire family. My God grant you peace during this very tragic time. ”
23 of 52 | Posted by: Sarah Ziesemer

“Jim and Family, Words alone can not express our feelings of deep sympathy for you at this time. We are all greater people to have known Sara, God...Read More »
24 of 52 | Posted by: Karen and Ron Brunkey

“there are no words..... ”
25 of 52 | Posted by: Robin W Jones

“Dear Phyllis and Dennis (old car show friends) so very sorry to hear about the loss of your daughter. Also our thoughts go out to Jim and your...Read More »
26 of 52 | Posted by: Tom & Lindell Nabbefeld - WI

“Mathhew and Family, I am so sorry for yoru loss. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers. Mrs. Maves ”
27 of 52 | Posted by: Lori Maves

“The Roehrborn family's thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. ”
28 of 52 | Posted by: Rob Roehrborn

“Jim, so very sorry to hear to hear about your loss. You and your family is in my thoughts and prayers. ”
29 of 52 | Posted by: Joe Hengel

“We are so sorry to hear, your family is in our thoughts & prayers. ”
30 of 52 | Posted by: Jen & Craig Eslinger

“We are very sorry for loss of such a wonderful person. You have our deepest sympathy, you are in our thoughts and prayers. Guy and Cary Ludwig ”
31 of 52 | Posted by: Guy Ludwig - Appleton

“Jim and Family: I am so sorry and so sad for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Love, Hugs, and Peace ”
32 of 52 | Posted by: Deanna Friday

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
33 of 52 | Posted by: Adam and Mary Bushke

“We would like to send the Wallace and Verhyen families our condolences. Our kids grew up together and Sara went to school with our son Jeff. We will...Read More »
34 of 52 | Posted by: The Cathy and Jim Glasheen family

“MY HEART GOES OUT TO THE FAMILY OF SARA. SHE WAS SUCH A KIND PERSON AND TOOK SUCH PRIDE IN HER JOB AND TREATED EVERYONE LIKE FAMILY. SHE WILL BE...Read More »
35 of 52 | Posted by: JANICE CLOSE

“All of our thoughts and prayers are with you today. May God keep you all in his loving arms through this difficult time. ”
36 of 52 | Posted by: Richard, Sue Gallagher & family

“Dear Wallace and Verhyen families, I have sat near you at the 10am mass for years. I have always marvelled at the love and loyalty I see with all...Read More »
37 of 52 | Posted by: Ann Simon

“So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts & prayers are with you. ”
38 of 52 | Posted by: Jim & Erin Hewitt

“May you find peace and comfort at this difficult time. We are so sorry for your loss. ”
39 of 52 | Posted by: Michael and Katherine Polka

“So sorry for you loss. Many hugs and prayers to you all ”
40 of 52 | Posted by: Sarah Luedtke

“Dennis and Phyllis, So sorry to hear about Sara. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
41 of 52 | Posted by: Pete and Mary Albers

“I am so sorry for your loss. I knew Sara in high school, we used to hang out and get in trouble together. She always made me laugh. She will be...Read More »
42 of 52 | Posted by: Jody Busch - Appleton, WI

“Jim, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and all of the family. You all have been blessed to have Sara in you lives as a daughter, sister, wife...Read More »
43 of 52 | Posted by: George and Lorri Wagner

“I didn't know Sara. My daughter is friend's with Matthew, her son. Last year when Matthew, Jenny and friend's went over to the Wallace's for...Read More »
44 of 52 | Posted by: Tina Bradle - Freedom, WI

“My thoughts and prayers for the entire family. My God hold you close at this time. ”
45 of 52 | Posted by: Lori Paulson (Niesen) - Freedom, WI

“My deepest sympathies to the entire family ”
46 of 52 | Posted by: Stacey

“Dennis and family, you are in my family's prayers. ”
47 of 52 | Posted by: Colleen Buffin

“May the seeds of spiritual strength that she planted in all she met help each to grow closer to one another, and to God, and thus remain close to her...Read More »
48 of 52 | Posted by: Andrew Russell

“I didn't know Sara, but I work with her sister Tina. My own beloved sister died young. It's such a deep and cruel loss. My heartfelt condolences to...Read More »
49 of 52 | Posted by: Debra Noell - Madison, WI

“Jim and family,George and I will keep you all in our prayers., we are truly sorry for you loss. Love the Wagners ”
50 of 52 | Posted by: A friend

“Jim. Such a shock to see the news. I'm so sorry about the loss of Sara. I can't image the heartbreak you are going through. You and your family...Read More »
51 of 52 | Posted by: Beth Williamsen - Darboy, WI

“Sara, I can't put into words how much you will be missed. You were a wonderful mother, wife, and a great friend. I love you ”
52 of 52 | Posted by: Sherry Sundby - Appleton, WI


Sara J. Wallace, 46 was called home to the Lord following an automobile accident. Sara was born on July 7, 1970 at the Kaukauna Hospital to Dennis and Phyllis (Polhman) Verhyen and she grew up in Appleton. She worked at Theda Care Medical Center in Appleton. On June 20, 1992 she was united in marriage to Jim Wallace, her only love, and together they raised two wonderful children. As a Mother she never missed an event of her children, nieces, and nephews. Those times will always be remembered. Sara had a heart of gold and always put everyone's needs before her own. She delighted in the simple things in life. As a wonderful wife, mother and daughter, providing for her family in the kitchen was her greatest joy. Sara was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church where she taught religious education for 13 years, joined this year by her daughter Nicole as her co-teacher. She planted the seed of God's word and hoped it would grow in everyone she met. Sara's positive attitude and wonderful outlook will be greatly missed. Sara is survived by her husband Jim, her children; Nicole (Justin) Micheels, Matthew Wallace, her parents, Dennis and Phyllis Verhyen, her siblings; Tina Hinze, Laura (Jeff) Vanstrom, Joe (Debbie) Verhyen, nieces and nephews; Alissa (Danny) Brittany, Katie, Ashwin (Amy), Kendra, Jordon, Cole, and Emily, her grandfather, Joe Verhyen, aunts and uncle, Lisa Volkman, Vickie Eberhard, Tim Verhyen, Carol Steffens, and Don Pohlman, other relatives and friends. Sara was preceded in death by her grandparents Orville and Lila Polhman and Verona Verhyen. The funeral liturgy for Sara will be held on Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 6:00 PM at ST. JOSEPH CATHOLIC CHURCH, 410 W. Lawrence St. with Fr. Jim Leary officiating. A time of visitation will be held on Thursday from 3:00 PM until the time of the service at the church. Online condolences may be expressed at www.wichmannfargo.com. A memorial fund will be established in her honor.