Virginia Rose McNamara of Falmouth died August 14 at age 91.
Ms. McNamara was the daughter of William and Rose Wallace and was a descendant of Sir William Wallace.
She grew up and attended school in Newton and went on to graduate from Mt. Ida College. She later married and raised her family in Newton and on Cape Cod.
She leaves four children, seven grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.
She was the grandmother of the late Rebecca Amy McNamara.
A funeral service will take place on Tuesday, August 19, at noon in the North Falmouth Congregational Church, 155 Old Main Road, North Falmouth.
Burial will follow in the North Falmouth Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to People for Cats, PO Box 422, West Falmouth, MA 02574.