A service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 22, at Plover – Shuda Funeral Home in Plover.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday May 21, and again from 10 to 10:45 a.m. Thursday. Visitors are asked to bring their smiles and short stories about her.
Condolences may be offered online at www.shudafuneral.com.
Mrs. Wallin was born Maxine Patricia Millar May 8, 1918, in Minneapolis, Minn., a daughter of the late David and Grace Millar.
She was married to Lloyd Wallin Aug 8, 1941. They were married more than 70 years before his death Nov. 29, 1911.
She was an interior designer for the former Krembs and Polston Furniture stores in Stevens Point and later did design work for Falk Interiors. Her talents were seen in many homes here in the Portage County area. She was the designer for the original Stevens Point Holiday Inn.
She also decorated the family’s 19th century colonial home in Plover. She was an avid antique collector and filled the house with furniture, pictures, accents that were tributes to the homes age.
She was a member of the Plover Methodist Church and for a number of years was active in the fundraising church bazaars.
She and her husband were fans of American Legion and high school baseball and attended many games.
Survivors include two children, Irene (Gilbert Carrillo) Wallin and Kermit Wallin; six grandchildren, Scott Sibbald, Chris (Russell) Raflik, Nathan Wallin, Nicholas (Jen Gilles) Wallin, David Wallin and Eda Wallin Schmidt; and four great-grandchildren, Ashley Ellis, Brandi Ellis, Trina Raflik and Emery Wallin.
She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Trina; one son, Per; and one sister, Grace Millar Paulsen.