|Birth: ||Jan. 20, 1908|
|Death: ||Dec. 12, 1993|
Wanda V., daughter of Edmond and Elsie W. Gordon.
Sister of Lyle, Geraldine(Jerrie) and Betty June.
Wife of Floyd M. Funk whom was born in Kansas, Son of Joseph I. and Mina Funk.
Mother of Donna Lee.
Listed on the United States Federal Censuses of 1910, 1920, 1930 & 1940:
living in Ward 5 St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri, with parents, Edmond and Elsie W., she's at age 2 1/2.
1920: Herington, Dickinson County, Kansas, with parents, grandmother, brother & sister, at age 11
living in Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska with Husband Floyd, she is at age 22.
living in Councilmanic, District 4, Los Angeles,
Los Angeles County, California.
She is listed as WONDA Funk, wife of Floyd, mother of Donna Lee.
Her parents were also living in California in 1940 at Councilmanic District 12 Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, at ages 55 & Elsie 50 with daughter Betty June Gordon at age 13, whom was born in Nebraska.
Husband passed away on March 22, 1971 in Los Angeles, California.
She moved from California with her daughter Donna & Family to Colorado to the
small town of South Fork at the base of Wolf Creek Pass in Rio Grande County, located in the San Luis Valley.
Grandmother of Brian Lee Sailee Memorial # 98309440, whom is also in Monte Vista Cemetery.
She was a Daughter, Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother.
When I worked for her Son In Law and daughter, she was always friendly. I enjoyed knowing her.
I remember that at that time she drove a station wagon. I think it was Yellow.
Alamosa Valley Courier - Alamosa, Colorado, Wednesday, December 15, 1993, Pg 2;
WANDA V. FUNK, 85
MONTE VISTA - Wanda V. Funk, 85, of Monte Vista, died Dec. 12, 1993 in the Mountain Meadows Nursing Home.
Mrs. Funk was born Jan. 20, 1908, in Kansas, the daughter of Edmon and Elsie (Nesmith) Gordon.
She was a homemaker who enjoyed painting and crafts.
Mrs. Funk was preceded in death by her husband Floyd.
Survivors include a daughter, Donna Sailee, South Fork; brother Lyle Gordon, Huntington Beach, Calif.; sisters Jerrie Nichols, Fresno, Calif., and Betty Johnson, Blanca; two grandchildren and three great greadchildren.
A service was held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 14, at the Olma and Sharp Memorial Chapel in Monte Vista which handled the arrangements.
Burial was in the Monte Vista Cemetery.
Edmond Gordon (1884 - 1951)
Elsie Gordon Nesmith Warren (1889 - 1970)
Floyd M. Funk (1903 - 1971)*
Beloved Wife, Mother and Grandmother.
Monte Vista Cemetery
Rio Grande County
Maintained by: William Peel
Originally Created by: Judi Pantano
Record added: Sep 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97752867
Rest in Peace.|
Added: Jan. 10, 2013
Happy Holidays Wanda. Rest in Peace. Gone but not forgotten.|
Added: Dec. 28, 2012