Jacob Wayne Wallace, 46, passed away on Thursday, June 30, 2022 at Roudebush VA Medical Center in Indianapolis. He was born on July 8, 1975 in Las Vegas, Nevada to Ron Wallace and Vonnae (Drollinger) Passarelli. Jake graduated from Eldorado High School in Las Vegas in the class of 1993. Jake was a Combat Veteran in the United States Army and was stationed in Germany from 1993 - 1997 as a Specialist and Gunner on the Bradley Vehicle. In his free time, Jake enjoyed building legos, doing puzzles, and playing poker and chess. He was a coin collector, and loved telling stories to make others laugh.
Jake is preceded in death by his father, Ron Wallace; paternal grandparents, Bob and Betty Wallace; and maternal grandparents, Errol and Myrtle Drollinger. Survivors include his son, Jacob (Emily) Wallace, Jr. of Castle Rock, Colorado; daughters, Taylor Wallace of Castle Rock, Colorado, Bobbi Jo (Jordan) Romero of Colorado Springs, Colorado; mother, Vonnae (Frank) Passarelli of Ft. Myers, Florida; sister, Joetta (Ron) Hardman of Brazil; nephews, Brandon Gosnell of Brazil, Tucker and Rawley Hardman of Brazil; and niece, Abi Jo Minton of Dallas, Texas.
Moore Funeral Home in Brazil has been entrusted with Jake’s cremation arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made in Jake’s honor to Military with PTSD; 5900 Twickingham Dr., Evansville, Indiana 47711.