Genevieve Theresa Wallace

December 20, 1927 - October 27, 2012

12/20/1927 - 10/27/2012

Genevieve T. Wallace, 84, passed away Saturday, October 27, 2012, at Mary Immaculate Hospital in Newport News.

Genevieve “Jenny” was born in New Orleans, La. to the late Austin and Camille O’Connor Romaguera. In 1946, she transferred with her job from New Orleans to Newport News, where she worked at Ft. Eustis then Ft. Monroe until her retirement.

She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Camille Roux; brothers, Austin Romaguera, Norman Romaguera and Max Romaguera.

Jenny leaves to cherish her precious memory, a daughter, Renee Ken of Chesapeake; a brother, Edgar Romaguera; and a sister, Shirley Caminita, both of Metairie, La.; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.

Heartfelt thanks are extended to the staff of Mary Immaculate Hospital for the wonderful and compassionate care Jenny received.

The family will receive friends at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Denbigh Chapel, Sunday, November 4 from 2 to 4 pm, immediately followed by a funeral service.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or to a favorite charity.

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marie ambrose
7 years ago

my heart felt sympathy to the family for your loss.