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1928 - 2014 Obituary Condolences Flowers
Memorial services for Iris (Jensen) Wonder, 85, of Gladstone, Mo., will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 26, at the Meyers Northland Chapel in Parkville. A committal service and burial will follow at 3 p.m. at Terrace Park Cemetery. Iris passed away June 21, 2014, in Liberty, Mo. She was born Aug. 4, 1928, in Kansas City, Kan., to George and Stella Jensen. Iris was welcomed by siblings, Olive, Max, Lloyd, Grace, Rilla and Rosemary. She was married for 60 years to Bill Wonder, with whom she lovingly raised their children, Bill, Danny, Alexis and Vanessa. Iris was a Girl Scout leader and worked as a seamstress during the heyday of the Kansas City garment district, where she made Gay Gibson dresses. She later used that talent to create beautiful gowns for weddings and pageants. She will be missed by many, including Danny and Dana Wonder; Alexis, Kurt and Kari Preston; Vanessa and Bruce Smith; Lindsey and Ricky Leesmann; William Wonder, III; Jon Wonder; and many nieces and nephews. Meyers Funeral Chapel Northland, Family Owned and Operated. meyersfuneralchapel.com (816) 741-0251
Published in Kansas City Star on June 24, 2014
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