Wanda May Brown, 80, died Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, at Goshen Hospital.
She was born Jan. 26, 1939, in Goshen to Arthur and Marcella (Keim) Coy.
On Feb. 14, 1959, she married Wayne “Sonny” Allen Brown in Syracuse. He died Sept. 13, 2006.
Survivors include a daughter, Lisa (John) Peterson, Syracuse; three sons, Larry (Kitty) Brown, Millersburg, Ty (Kelly) Brown, Goshen and Steve (Annette) Brown, Wakarusa; ten grandchildren, Elizabeth, Damian, Joshua, Virginia, Michael, Nick, Nate, Neal, Atousha and Yenna; 16 great-grandchildren and a sister, Patty (Arthur) Horn, Mentone.
Along with her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by a grandson, Wayne Brown; two sisters, Virginia Wyland and Betty Hire and two brothers, Dale and Marvin Coy.
Wanda loved her family and flowers and enjoyed spending time with her sister getting their nails done together.
A lifelong area resident, Mrs. Brown worked at Johnson Controls. Following retirement, she worked at Pak-A-Sak. She was very active with the DAV, where she volunteered and played bingo. She attended St. Mark’s United Methodist Church.
Visitation will be Friday, Aug. 9 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home where a 10 a.m. Saturday funeral service will be conducted. Pastor Ed Geleske, Wakarusa United Methodist Church, will officiate.
Burial will follow in Oakridge Cemetery, Goshen.
Memorial gifts may be given to the Goshen DAV.