Wanda L. Miner

Wanda L. Miner, 89, of 418 Washington, formerly of Carrollton, died at 6:02 p.m. on Thursday (Nov. 8, 2012) in Blessing Hospital.

Wanda was born Feb. 23, 1923, in Carrollton, a daughter of John and Cora Belle (Batty) Powell. She married Bill Miner on March 4, 1945. He died Jan. 13, 2010.

Wanda was a homemaker. She was of the Methodist faith. She was a devoted wife and mother as her life centered around her family. She enjoyed being with her family and traveling. Wanda was an avid bridge player for many years. She had a wonderful sense of humor along with a positive impact upon all who knew her.

Survivors include her daughter, Andrea Baird and her husband, John, of Quincy; two sons, Steve Miner and his wife, Pat, of Pleasant Hill and Roger Miner of New York; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband, Bill, she was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Eugene, Joseph and John Powell; and a sister, Margaret Powell.

SERVICES: Private services will be held at a later date.


ARRANGEMENTS: Duker and Haugh Funeral Home.

WEBSITE: www.dukerandhaugh.com.

Condolences may be expressed online at www.whig.com.

Funeral Home

Duker & Haugh Funeral Home
823 Broadway Quincy, IL 62301
(217) 222-1011

Published in Quincy Herald-Whig from Nov. 11 to Nov. 13, 2012