Born to Philip and Lucille Marilyn (Rabinowitz) Lurye in Queens, NY.
Earns an Associate of Applied Science in nursing from Corning Community College.
Becomes a registered nurse in New York.
Is a nurse and team leader at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center in New York City until 1971.
Is a nurse and team leader at Syosset Hospital in Syosset, NY until 1974.
Serves as a head nurse at Parkview Nursing Home in Massapequa, NY until 1981.
Marries Nelson Thomas Wallace.
Is a staff clinical nurse II at St. Francis Hospital in Poughkeepsie, NY until 2003.
Serves as a nurse for the New York State Department of Corrections in Fishkill, NY until 2017.
Commences her retirement.