Obituary of Wanda Mae Mechsner
IN LOVING MEMORY OF
WANDA MAE (WILNERD) MECHSNER
Wanda Mae Mechsner, beloved daughter of Charles and Lela (Peterson) Wilnerd, was born in Norton, Kansas on October 5, 1925, and peacefully passed away at the Andbe Home in Norton on November 16, 2018, at the age of 93.
Wanda Mae grew up in the Calvert/Almena community in Norton County. She attended the Calvert Rural Grade School and graduated from the Almena Rural High School. On February 14, 1949, Wanda Mae married the love of her life Jack in Norton, where they made their home and she worked as a bookkeeper for 19 years.
Wanda Mae was a member of the St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church and the St. Francis Altar Society. She enjoyed sewing, tending to her garden, chickens, ducks, and geese.
Survivors include: one sister, Betty, and husband, David Carter, Haysville, Ks; two sisters-in-law, Adelia Wilnerd and Helen Holbrook, both of Norton; numerous nieces and nephews, special friends, Craig and Nancy Hager, Norton; several other relatives and friends.
Wanda Mae was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one brother, Dean Wilnerd, seven nephews, Michael and Scott Davis, Marty, Steven, and Roger Mechsner, Jimmy and Dennis Holbrook, one niece, Debbie Davis
MASS OF THE CHRISTIAN BURIAL – Wednesday, November 21, 2018 – 10:30 AM
PLACE – St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church – Norton, Kansas
VISITATION – Tuesday, November 20, 2018 from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM
at the Enfield Funeral Home in Norton.
ROSARY – Tuesday, November 20, 2018 – 7:00 P.M
PLACE – Enfield Funeral Home in Norton
INTERMENT – Norton Cemetery – Norton, Kansas
MEMORIALS – American Cancer Society or Andbe Home Memorial Fund