Mary E. Wallen, 84, of Nova, died Sunday, February 10, 2013 at her home.
She was born on September 11, 1928 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, daughter of the late Audie and Clara Adkins.
At the age of 18 she moved to Rochester and lived there most of her life. Mary was a homemaker and loved her church and family.
She is survived by her children, Roxie (Danny) Hamilton of Nova, Sue (Jack) Prelipp of New London, Eddie (Alice) Wallen of Rochester and Bobby (Janice) Wallen of New London; 13 grandchildren; 26 great grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild and siblings, Bernice Johnson of Dayton, Julie Johnson, Imogene McGuire, Clifford Adkins, Johnie Adkins and Ira Adkins all of Kentucky.
Mary was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Robert E. Wallen; daughters, Diane Wallen and Joann Hunter; great granddaughter Angel Marie Wallace and great great granddaughter Kylie Dawson; 3 sisters and 3 brothers.
Visitation will be held from 3-9 pm on Wednesday February 13th with a 6 pm service at Little Pilgrim Home Church, 1487 US Route 224 East, Greenwich where a service will be held at 10 am on Thursday. Burial will follow at Rochester Cemetery with a luncheon following at the church.
Memorials may be given to Little Pilgrim Home Church. Words of sympathy may be expressed online at www.eastmanfuneralhome.com.