Brown was born at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on the 13th day of
August, 1936. She passed away on Friday, July 9th at Salem.
She was 73. The son of John and Iona Brown. Wanda was
married to Joseph Ratliff in Oklahoma, they later divorced, she
then married Carroll Short, they later divorced, she then married
Norman Stodola, and they later divorced.
had attended nursing school and received her certificate as a
Certified Nursing Assistant. She had lived in Oklahoma,
California, Washington, Idaho and Alaska before settling in Gates,
Oregon in 2008. She enjoyed reading, word puzzles, camping,
fishing, hiking, hunting writing poetry and music and arts and
is survived by daughter, Jo Edna (Alan) Raines of Gates;
step-mother, Helen Brown of California; brothers, Clyde Brown of
Kansas, Jackie Brown of Arizona, John Brown of
California ; sisters, Rita Wadley and Linda Berry and
Melody Brown all of California; grandsons, Aaron, Daryle and
Nathan Raines; and 6 great grandchildren.
may be made to the American Lung Association.
will be Fri. July 16th from 1pm-6pm, and Memorial Service Sat.
July 17th at 2:00 pm both at Weddle Funeral Chapel, Stayton, OR.
Interment will be private.
entrusted to Weddle Funeral