Wanda Dunsmoor

Wednesday, October 19, 2005

Wanda K. Dunsmoor, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Oct. 17, 2005, at Chateau Girardeau.

She was born Sept. 27, 1922, in Woodbine, Iowa, daughter of J.L. and Mabel Olive Condron Mikesell. She and Kenneth Dunsmoor were married April 19, 1944, in Manchester, Iowa. He died in 1990.

Dunsmoor had been a teacher at Grundy Elementary School, a dental assistant, and worked at Morton Pottery, all in Morton, Ill. She was a member of Morton United Methodist Church, Literary Club, and a volunteer at Methodist Medical Center of Illinois in Peoria.

Survivors include two sons, Douglas Dunsmoor of Batavia, Ill., James Dunsmoor of Augusta, Kan.; a daughter, Vicki Shipman Schnebly of Paxton, Ill.; and four grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sisters and a brother.

A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at County Corners Cemetery in Strawberry Point, Iowa. The Rev. Ron Blix will officiate.

Lorberg Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.