Geneva Wallen

July 14, 1936 - November 03, 2021

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Calling(s)

Monday, November 08, 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM
True Church of God in Jesus Name, 2664 South Lima Road, Kendallville, IN

Tuesday, November 09, 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
True Church of God in Jesus Name, 2664 South Lima Road, Kendallville, IN

Service

Tuesday, November 09, 2:00 PM
True Church of God in Jesus Name, 2664 South Lima Road, Kendallville, IN

Obituary

Geneva “Geek” Wallen, 85, of Kendallville, Indiana, died Wednesday, November 3, 2021.

She was born July 14, 1936, in Portsmouth, Ohio, to Huey and Girley (Sexton) Shepherd.

She was married to Richard Wallen. He preceded her in death on February 26, 2014.

Mrs. Wallen worked at Quick Tanks and Hendrickson Suspension, both in Kendallville.

She was a member of the True Church of God in Jesus Name at Lisbon.

Geneva enjoyed shopping, decorating, and antiques. She was a collector of many items and was a very social lady. She loved her family and her church.

Surviving are a daughter, Sherry (Ernie Nisley) Wallen of Kendallville; four sons, Rick (Barb) Wallen of Wolcottville, Harold (Jill) Wallen of Kendallville, Ronald (Tonya) Wallen of Rome City, and Chris Wallen of Kendallville; her ex-husband, Eddie Hauger of Kendallville; 19 grandchildren; 41 great-grandchildren; one great great-grandchild; two sisters, Marlene (Joe) Miller of Auburn and Cory Handshoe of Auburn; and three brothers, Buford (Joan) Shepherd of Walling, Tennessee, Bud (Linda) Handshoe of Auburn, and Thelmer Handshoe of Auburn.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Maggie Collins; a brother, Commodore Shepherd; and a great-grandson, Colt’n Green.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, November 9, 2021, at 2 p.m. at the True Church of God in Jesus Name, 2664 South Lima Road, Kendallville with Pastor Worley Gibson and Pastor Abe Prater officiating.

Burial will follow at Orange Cemetery near Rome City.

Honorary pallbearers are Jason Wallen, Joshua Wallen, Condon Wallen, Zach Wallen, Javion Stokes, and Bailey Shipp. Active pallbearers are Harold Wallen, Ronald Wallen, Chris Wallen, Braeden Wallen-Frye, Harold Wallen, Jr., and Austin Wolfe.

Visitation is Monday, November 8, 2021, after 4 p.m. at the church and on Tuesday until the time of the service.

Preferred memorials may be made to the True Church of God in Jesus Name.

Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel, 222 South State Street, Kendallville is assisting the family with arrangements.

View a video tribute after Monday or share memories and condolences at www.youngfamilyfuneralhome.com

Guest Book

Vickie Norton and Maria Norton
November 10th, 2021 2:19am
Eugene

Sorry for your loss

Evelyn Miller
November 7th, 2021 3:17am
Avilla

Sorry for your loss

Maiah and family
November 5th, 2021 12:25pm
Auburn

Love, thoughts and prayers to you all!