Retired Bishop of QuAppelle Duncan Wallace died June 22 after a brief bout with cancer. He was 77. He was elected Bishop of Qu’Appelle in 1997 and retired in 2005.
Wallace was born in Ontario and raised in Winnipeg where he obtained a B.A from the University of Winnipeg and M.Divfrom St. John’s College, Winnipeg. He was ordained priest in 1965. His first posting was to Fairholm First Nations Mission where he served to 1969 according to Wikipedia. He then served five years at St.Anne’s Church, Winipeg followed by four years at Grace Church, Milton, Ontario before moving to Regina in 1978 as Rector of St. Paul’s Cathedral and Dean of Qu’Appelle. He was elected 10th Bishop of Qu’Appelle in 1997 and served until his retirement in 2005.
The service of Thanksgiving held June 27 in St. Paul’s Cathedral filled the church with clerics, friends, parishioners and family. Chairs were set up in the attached gathering area and Community Centre to accommodate the overflow crowd. ...Read More