Richard Lee (“Dick”) Wallenius, 89, departed Glendale Memorial Hospital to be with the Lord January 4th 2014. Born in Glendale September 21, 1924, he was the son of Arthur William (Wally) Wallenius and Hilda Horstman Wallenius.
He graduated from Hoover High School in 1942 and went on to earn a CPA degree. He was an accountant for the State of California for many years. Reflecting his love of God and music, he was organist and pianist for the First Brethren Church of Glendale for much of his adult life.
Dick is survived by his brother and sister-in-law Ted and Marcia Wallenius of Seneca SC.
A Memorial Service will be held Tuesday, January 21, 1 pm in the Chapel of the Lake Avenue Church in Pasadena. In lieu of flowers, gifts can be made to the Lake Avenue Church.