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Wanda Mae Wakefield


1927 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
WANDA MAE WAKEFIELD
Born in Fayetteville, Arkansas, May 31st, 1927. She passed away May 10th, 2017. Wanda came to Southern California in 1932, when her parents Harry and Myrtle Johnson relocated from Arkansas. She accepted the Lord as Savior and was baptized in 1934.
Wanda and Lee moved to Hemet, Ca in 1979, and have been members of the First Baptist Church, (now Cornerstone) since 1979.
Wanda is survived by her husband Lee of 54 years; her brother Fred L. Johnson of Fallon, Nevada; and children John, Virginia, Suzanne, Christine, Judith (twin) and Kathleen (twin).
Wanda loved to dance, and she and her husband Lee could dance round, square, ballroom and especially swing. They also traveled most of the United States in their 5th wheel trailer, after retiring; Wanda from the Yorba Linda School District and Lee from Rockwell International.
Wanda was a kind and loving person and will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
A Celebration of Life was held May 22, 2017 at Miller Jones Mortuary, and she was laid to rest in Riverside National Cemetery.
Published in Press-Enterprise on July 29, 2017
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