Jun. 11, 1938 – Nov. 1, 2013
Wanda went to be with the Lord on Friday November 1st surrounded by her family after a short illness. Born in Arizona, the family later moved to the Modesto area. She was a graduate of Ceres High class of 1956 and was an active member of the alumni. After graduation she worked at the telephone company, Tillie Lewis Foods, and Nordic Tool and Saw in Turlock.
Wanda loved cooking, baking, decorating, and painting. Her and Ken also loved going to Hilmar sporting events, camping, and ATV riding.
She leaves behind Ken her husband of 46 years. Her sister Betty Judd, children John Tyler his wife Micki of Ceres, Athena Orosco her husband Rich of Hilmar. Grandchildren Sarah, Kayla, Matthew Tyler, and Teven, Taylor, Trent Orosco of Hilmar, also Eloise and Elizabeth Stevens of Ceres. A great grandson Sylas. And their beloved dog Roo. As well as many family and friends and adopted mom to many.
Visitation will be held from 5-7pm on Friday, Nov. 8th at Turlock Funeral Home, 425 N. Soderquist Rd. in Turlock. A funeral service will be held at 2:00PM on Saturday, Nov. 9th also at Turlock Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Turlock Memorial Park.
If you wish please make contributions in Wanda’s name to pancreatic cancer research at the American Cancer Society.
Services entrusted to Turlock Funeral Home. www.turlockmemorialpark.com.
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