YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Elizabeth Ann (May) Wallace, 66, passed away on Monday, September 5, 2022, at Mercy Health – St. Elizabeth Boardman. 

Elizabeth, known to many as LeeAnn was born on September 9, 1955, in Youngstown, Ohio the daughter of James and Nena (Nicodemo) May.

On July 25, 2004, she was united in marriage to Randy Wallace with whom she shared 18 years of marriage.

A 1973 graduate of Austintown Fitch High School.

LeeAnn was previously employed by Panera Bread and for the last six years by Austintown Local Schools in cafeteria food service.

A member of St. Joseph Parish, LeeAnn enjoyed baking and flower gardening.  She was happiest when spending time with her grandchildren and crocheting items that she lovingly gifted to others. 

A devoted daughter, wife, mother and MaMa, she is survived by her husband, Randy; mother, Nena; children, Tracy (Brian) Heckman, Kimberly (Jason) Smaldino, Michael (Kristen) Hoops, Adam Hoops and Chelsea (Sam) Hoops; stepchildren, Randall (Cassandra) Wallace and Christopher (Shur) Wallace; grandchildren, Cassidy (Nick), Cami, Addison, Gianna, Lauren and soon to be granddaughter, Vallie Marie; brother, Michael (Judy) May and her faithful canine companions, Lucy and Bella.

She was preceded in death by her father, James; brother, William May and her beloved dog, Zoey.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, September 11, 2022, from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at Lane Family Funeral Homes – Austintown Chapel, 5797 Mahoning Avenue, Youngstown, OH 44515 and on Monday, September 12 from 10:00 – 10:45 a.m. at St. Joseph Parish, 4545 New Road, Austintown, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. 

In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions to Animal Welfare, 812 Youngstown Kingsville Road SE, Vienna, OH 44473. 

A television tribute will air Sunday, September 11 at the following approximate times: 8:58 a.m. on FOX and 9:58 p.m. on MyYTV.