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Michael D. Wallis


Michael D. Wallis, 57, of Carlinville, passed on Friday, Oct. 14, 2022 at his home in Carlinville.

He was born April 26, 1965 in Springfield, to Carl C. and Mildred B. (Korte) Wallis.

Mike married Julie L. Witt on Feb. 26, 2002 in Carlinville.

Mike was a graduate of Carlinville High School Class of 1985. He started working at Cisco Steel in July of 1984 until the present.

Mike had a kind heart and a generous soul. He would help anyone that would ask him and not say no. Mike liked to hunt, fish, ride 4 wheelers, watch westerns and tinker with all kinds of different things.

He is survived by his wife, Julie Wallis; sons, Mikey (Amy Beth) Wallis of Florida, Andrew (Kristen) Wallis of Carlinville; daughters, Krysten (Dustin) Clark of Carlinville, Michelyn Wallis of Carlinville; step sons, Michael Tripp of Carterville, Brandon Swarringin of Carlinville; parents, Carl and Mildred Wallis of Plainview; mother in law, Kathy Witt of Carlinville; sister, Carla (Chris) Tepen of Greenfield; sisters in law, Chris Witt of Florida, Kim Hoesing Holiday Shores; brother in law, Kenny (Amanda) Witt of Standard City; grandsons, Adein and Titus; granddaughters Everlee and Athena; several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his grandparents; father-in-law, John Witt; step granddaughter, Addilyn Swarringin; several aunts and uncles.

Services were held on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022 at Heinz Funeral Home, Carlinville.