Wanda J. Houdeshell, 82, formerly of Sycamore, died Friday, July 26, 2013, at Lakeview Nursing and ReHab, Middle Island, N.Y.
She was born Dec. 8, 1930, in Fireside, to Vernon and Ruth (Musselman) Solze. She married Ray E. Houdeshell July 16, 1950, and he died June 2 ,2001.
Surviving are five children, Kay (Jerry) Mauder of Wading River, N.Y., Terry S. Houdeshell of Tiffin, Vicki (Donald) Albrecht of Birmingham, Ala., Judy (Albert) Domrose of Columbus and Thomas (Melanie) Houdeshell of Kerrville, Texas; 13 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; a sister, Arlene Gurski of Florida; and two brothers, Charles Solze of Utah and Richard (Carol) Solze of Florida.
She also was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Wayne Solze; and one sister, Shirley Eidt.
Her funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 5, 2013, at Walton-Moore Funeral Home, Sycamore, with the Rev. Charles McGlone officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant View Cemetery, Sycamore.
Visitation will be 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions can be made to either the Alzheimer's Association or the American Heart Association in care of Walton-Moore Funeral Home, P.O. Box 350, Sycamore, OH 44882.