Wanda Schlegel



Wanda Kay (Rojas) Schlegel, beloved daughter of Raymond and Mary (Morante) Rojas was born in Norton, Kansas on February 26, 1961, and peacefully passed away on March 11, 2018, surrounded by her loving family at her daughter's home outside of Plainville, Kansas, after a two year battle with cancer, at the age of 57.

Wanda grew up in the Norton community and attended Norton Community High School. She was raised working in the family business, Rojas Mexican Food. She was a homemaker as well, raising her five children before beginning a career at Developmental Service of Northwest Kansas. Wanda worked for DSNWK for over twenty years in Norton, Russell, and Hays. On December 31, 2003, Wanda and Michael Cox's relationship began and their love for each other only grew stronger in their 15 years together.

Wanda enjoyed traveling to Boston, Texas, Vegas, California, and Florida. She also enjoyed riding motorcycles, softball, listening to music, and dancing. Wanda's greatest love was her family, especially her grandchildren.

Wanda is survived by her life partner, Glenn Michael Cox, of the home in Hays, daughters, Cynthia, and husband, Chad Tuttle, Plainville, KS; Katie Schlegel, Hays, KS; sons, Brian, and wife, Brea Bozarth, Ness City, KS; David, and wife, Lisa Schlegel, Norton, KS; Daniel Schlegel, Norton, KS; Michael's daughters, Casandra Cox, Cary, NC; Mariah and Autumn Cox, Hill City, KS; sisters, Lydia, and husband, Bob Annon; Sylvia Bangle, Norton, KS; brother, John Rojas, Norton, KS; 10 grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; numerous other relatives and friends.

Wanda was preceded in death by her parents, Raymond and Mary Rojas.

FUNERAL SERVICES – Friday, March 16, 2018 – 10:30 A.M.

PLACE – Enfield Funeral Home – Norton, Kansas

VISITATION – Wednesday, March 14, 2018 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM

PLACE- Enfield Funeral Home – Norton, Kansas

INTERMENT – Norton Cemetery – Norton, Kansas

MEMORIALS – Wanda Schlegel Memorial Fund