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Wilma Simmons Annan
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Birth: Apr. 27, 1934
Page County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jun. 24, 2012
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA

Published in Clarinda Herald-Journal from July 3 to July 21, 2012

Funeral services for Wilma Annan, age 78, of Gladstone, Missouri, who entered into peace Sunday, June 24, 2012 at NorthCare Hospice House, Kansas City, Missouri, were held 2:00 p.m., Saturday, June 30, 2012, at Ritchie Funeral Home, Clarinda, Iowa . Visitation with the family was held 1-2 p.m., at the funeral home prior to the service. Burial was in the Polsley Cemetery, rural Yorktown, Iowa. Memorials may be directed to St. Jude Research Hospital. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family on our website at, under Obituaries. Arrangements were entrusted to the Ritchie Funeral Home of Clarinda, Iowa.

Wilma Annan was born April 27, 1934, in Clarinda, Iowa to Harvey Semmons and Sadie Viola (Miller) Semmons. Wilma grew up in the Clarinda area attending country schools, later attending Clarinda Schools and nursing school. She was united in marriage on August 5, 1954, in Kansas City, Kansas to Vernon "Ross" Annan. The couple lived in Kansas City for two years moving back to Shenandoah, Iowa until 1961, returning to Kansas City where they have continued to reside.

Wilma enjoyed being active with her children's activities. She was involved with her daughter's in Girl Scouts and a Den Mother for her son's Cub Scout troop. She loved to bowl and roller skate. Wilma enjoyed cooking, especially enjoyed baking and making candy for friends and family. Wilma was active in the church circles of the First Baptist Church of Shenandoah and the Lutheran Church of Kansas City.

Preceding Wilma in death were her parents; infant daughter, Linda Louise; sisters, Lillian and Rose.

[Survivors have been omitted by the contributor]

Wilma will be missed by her family and friends. Her memory will live on in their hearts. May God grant comfort and strength to those who mourn her passing. 
Polsley Cemetery
Page County
Iowa, USA
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Record added: Jul 03, 2012
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Wilma <i>Simmons</i> Annan
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 Added: Jul. 3, 2012

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