Wallace “Wally” Edmund Hughes


Wallace "Wally" Edmund Hughes, age 83, a native of New Jersey and a resident of Orange Beach, Alabama, passed away on Monday, Jan. 7, 2019.

He was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran, a mason contractor and a member of St. Thomas by the Sea Catholic Church, Orange Beach.

Survivors include Claire Hughes of Orange Beach, Alabama, his wife of 58 1/2 years; two sons, David Hughes of Clearwater, Florida and Brian Hughes of Carteret, New Jersey.

A memorial mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 at noon at St. Thomas by the Sea Catholic Church.

The family will receive friends from 11:30 a.m. until time of mass.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials in Mr. Hughes' name be made to St. Thomas by the Sea Catholic Church, 26547 Perdido Beach Blvd., Orange Beach, AL 36561, or Tunnel2Towers.Org.

Arrangements by Wolfe-Bayview Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., 2551 S. McKenzie St., Foley, AL 36535, 251-943-2391, www.wolfefuneralhomes.com.