She was born May 5, 1942, in Telluride, Colo., daughter of Earl Gus and Erma Clara Exler Nabe. She and I. Clyde Wadlow were married Jan. 1, 1974, in Cape Girardeau.
Wadlow worked in the admissions department at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Cape Girardeau and Daughters of the American Revolution.
She was a 1960 graduate of College High School where she was an officer in the National Honor Society. She attended Southeast Missouri State University two years.
Survivors include her husband, I. Clyde Wadlow; a daughter, Stacey Dawn Wadlow Renshaw and husband David C.; a son, Brandon Clyde Wadlow; a granddaughter, Maeson Clara Renshaw; and a grandson, Derek Drew Renshaw, all of Cape Girardeau.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and a son, Craig Wadlow.
Friends may call at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home today from 4 to 8 p.m.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Trinity Lutheran Church, with the Rev. Douglas C. Breite officiating. Burial will be in Hobbs Chapel Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Trinity Lutheran School Building Fund.