Age 89, passed away December 21, 2015, with her loving family at her side. She was born June 19, 1926, in Kansas City, KS, to Fay and Edith Smashey. Wanda became a member of Beta Sigma Phi in October, 1958, and was voted “2009 Woman of the Year” by the Greater Lansing Chapters. She loved spending time at Burt Lake with her family. She enjoyed nature, cooking reading, art and music. Wanda was an accomplished pianist. She also was a devoted Spartan fan.
Her family was the most important part of her life. She was preceded in death by: her husband of 60 years, Theodore Munn; her parents; her step-father, Kenneth Dean; and a half brother, Robert Lee Smashey. Surviving are: 4 children, Paula (Steve) Krauss, Janis (Rick) Cook, Kathy (Jim) Sinicropi, and Ted (Rebekah Sink) Munn; 7 grandchildren, Lacey Parker, April Stamper, Erin (Mike) Karkau, Rachel (Jason) Teegardin, Domenic Sinicropi, Michelle Rogers, and Christina (Jacob) Hudgins; 7 great-grandchildren, Elizabeth, Anthony, Kayla, Lauren, Olivia, Landen and Ava; and a “soon-to-be” great-great-grandchild; as well as half sister, Glenda Jean (Terry) Millsap.
The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, December 28, 2015, at Redeemer United Methodist Church, 13980 Schavey Rd., DeWitt, with interment to follow in Deepdale Memorial Gardens. Her family will receive friends at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, and one hour prior to the funeral service on Monday at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to the Greater Lansing Food Bank or WKAR in memory of Wanda Munn.