Penny K. Wallace

Oct. 3, 1957 - Nov. 15, 2018

Penny K. Wallace, 61, Tyrone, a guest at Epworth Manor, died Thursday.

She was born in Tyrone, daughter of the late Gerald C. and Arlene A. Bryan Wallace.

Surviving are two sons: Christopher Lee Stroup and Travis James Stroup, both of Tyrone; three brothers: Gerald C. Wallace Jr., Danny Wallace and Randy Wallace, all of Tyrone; and a sister: Tracey Lynn of Washington, D.C.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Bruce Wallace.

Penny was a 1975 graduate of Tyrone High School and a 1995 graduate of Penn State University. In 2005, she received a master’s degree in social work from the University of Pitts­burgh. She was employed by AmeriCorps before owning and operating Stroup Rehabilitation Services, which focused on helping individuals with special needs. She was heavily involved in local churches and frequented many of them.

Friends will be received from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 23, 2018, at Richard H. Searer Funeral Home Inc., Tyrone. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday immediately after the visitation at the funeral home.