Wallace “Wally” McCollar, age 82 of Hancock, Minnesota, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 30, 2020, at the West Wind Village in Morris, MN.
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Wally, son of Maurice (Mac) and Laura (Walker) McCollar, grew up in Morris, Minnesota, and remained living in the Stevens County area until his death. For many years, Wally owned McCollar’s Jewelry in Morris.
Wally is survived by his three children: Terri (Ed) O’Malley, Robert McCollar, Mark McCollar; three grandchildren: Meghan (Edward) Baumann, Daniel O’Malley, Patrick O’Malley; and two great grandchildren: Will Baumann, Cassidy Baumann.
Wally was preceded in death by his brother: Maurice (Micky) McCollar and his former wife Joan (Carlson) McCollar.
Due to travel restrictions and for health protection, a memorial service will take place at a later date – most likely the summer of 2020. Burial will be at Summit Cemetery in Morris.
Wally’s children kindly request that memorials be given to a charity of choice.
Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris is in charge of arrangements for Wally.