William Wallace "Wally" Stevenson, 91, passed away on November 19, 2021 in Peoria, AZ. Wally was born in Highland Park, MI on June 20, 1930. After graduating from high school, he joined the Army, serving in Europe. His professional career was spent in banking and the title buisness. Wally moved to Phoenix in 1970 to work for the Valley National Bank.
Wally was a gentleman. He had an amazing sense of humor. He was a kind man, and he loved his entire family.
Preceded in death by his parents and brother and sister, Wally is survived by his wife of 48 years, Barbara; son Brad; daughters Holly Wells (Tom), and Carol Wood (Mike); 13 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. He is also survived by 3 brothers-in-law; Andy Reynolds (Carol), Gerry Reynolds (Kelly) and John Reynolds; and 8 nieces and nephews.
A happy person by nature, Wally met the dementia challenges he faced in his later years with great dignity. He was a man that brought laughter, joy and warmth to every room he entered.
A celebration of life will take place at the Regency Mortuary on Friday, December 10, 2021 at 10:00 AM. He will be laid to rest at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona.