William C. Wallace of Chatham, NJ, formerly of Short Hills, NJ, passed peacefully on December 29, 2016 at the age of 81. Born and raised in Princeton, NJ, William lived in Short Hills for 47 years, before moving to Chatham a year ago. He is survived by his wife Hannah Baiter Wallace; his three children, Melinda S. Hale, W. Stewart Wallace and R. Cartwright Wallace; 8 grandchildren; and, his brother Jack Wallace. A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Christ Church, 66 Highland Ave., Short Hills, NJ. A Memorial Gathering will be held on Tuesday, January 3, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Wm. A. Bradley & Son Funeral Home, 345 Main St. Chatham. Contributions in his name may be made to the: Rector’s Fund, Christ Church, 66 Highland Ave., Short Hills, NJ, 07078, and Nantucket Conservation Foundation, 118 Cliff Rd., Nantucket, MA, 02554.