Wanda Kuzmic, 2:00 PM, Saturday, April 22, 201718-Apr-2017
Wanda Kuzmic, of Moore, OK, passed away April 14, 2017, at the age of 77. She was born November 14, 1939, in Checotah, OK. She was the youngest of 6 daughters. She grew up on a farm in Checotah Lake in Onapa, OK.
Wanda attended Onapa and Checotah schools. She met George in high school, while he was working in Checotah, OK, and they married on June 29, 1956. Wanda moved around with George while he worked in road construction, and they settled in Moore, OK, where they raised 3 children, and were married for 59 years. Wanda loved decorating for the holidays and enjoyed collecting snowmen and rabbits.
Wanda is preceded in death by her husband, George Kuzmic; her parents, Jess and Annie Cowan; 4 sisters, Velva, Lillian, Edith, and Ruth; and son-in-law, Hank Strother. She is survived by her sister, Anna Lea VanMeter (Checotah, OK); her 3 children, Cindy Strother (Moore); David Kuzmic, wife, Susan, and Janice Morrison, husband, Bobby (all of OKC); 4 granddaughters, Angie Workman, Husband, Shane (Midland, TX), Sheryl Bowman, husband, Craig (Spring, TX), Amber Drennen, husband, Keith (Norman, OK), and Kayla Morrison (OKC); 3 great-grandchildren, Brayden, Cooper and Darby; along with many nieces, nephews, friends, family, and many godchildren.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 pm, Thursday, April 20th, at the John Ireland Funeral Home, located at 120 South Broadway, in Moore, OK. Wake will be held 7 pm, Friday, April 21st, at the John Ireland Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be 2pm, Saturday, April 22nd, at St. James the Greater Catholic Church, 4201 S. McKinley, OKC, OK. Interment following at Moore Cemetery. Services are under the direction of the John M. Ireland Funeral Home & Chapel, Moore, OK.