Wanda Maureen "Linsley" Wilson|
Oct. 28 , 1945 - June 21, 2014
Resident of San Martin
Wanda Maureen "Linsley" Wilson born October 28, 1945 in Pensacola, Florida passed away June 21, 2014 at her parent's home. Proceeding her in passing were her husband "Mike" Wilson and more recently her younger brother Bill Linsley. Surviving family members include her parents Ray and Elsie Linsley, brother Bob and sister Barbara. Extended family members include sister-in-law Marilyn and husband Lou Marcus, three adult children and ten grand-children, along with numerous cousins. Wanda attended Camden High and received her AA Degree from San Jose City College. Many activities touched her heart, like square dancing, watching sporting events, especially the Giants, and her favorite movie "The Magnificent Seven". One of her greatest joy was working forty years with OC McDonald. She joined the San Jose Downtown Kiwanis, Women in Construction (NAWIC) and Executive Women International. With these groups she volunteer at many of their charitable events. Her life was full by giving back to the Community. Throughout the years Wanda developed countless friendships that she held dearly. It was Wanda's wish in lieu of flowers that donations be made to Kiwanis and Women in Construction for educational scholarships. Services to be held on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. in the Chapel of the Oaks.
Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times on June 29, 2014