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Wanda Woods

Wanda Kay Woods, 76, of Moberly passed away Saturday, May 9, 2020 at home surrounded by family. Wanda was born July 22, 1943 in Higbee, MO to Joseph Henry Apel and Oliva Phyllis Ancell. Wanda was wed to Clemons Woods in Clark, MO on April 3, 1964, he preceded her in death in 2003. She was a CMA at Mark Twain Assisted Living, as well as a child care provider for many years. She was a 2nd mom to half of the children in Higbee, and some in Clark. She was a member of the Southern Randolph Christian Chapel. In her free time, Wanda enjoyed embroidery work and reading. She loved telling stories about her children and the pranks she and her cousins pulled. She was an amazing woman who will be greatly missed. Wanda is preceded in death by her husband, Clemons Woods; parents, Joseph and Oliva Phyllis Apel; siblings, Virginia Lee Apel and Henry (Buddy) Ernest Apel. Survivors include children, Penny Woods, Brenda Koenig and Faith Woods all of Moberly; grandchildren, Wesley (Megan) Koenig, Kevin (Emily) Koenig, Kelsey Ancell and Jamie Ancell all of Moberly; great grandchildren, Sara Koenig, Ashley Koenig, Easton Koenig and Millie Koenig all of Moberly; siblings, Ronald (Vikki) Apel of Moberly and Harold (Jo) Apel of Woodriver, IL; sisters-in-law, Marilyn Apel of Moberly, Imogene Woods of Clark and Joyce Woods also of Clark; extended family and close friends. Services celebrating Wanda Kay Woods’ life will be held Monday, May 18, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at Pathway Memorial Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Higbee City Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Monday, May 18, 2020 from 12:00 Noon until the time of service at Pathway Memorial Funeral Home. Memorial contributions are appreciated to Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, (Attention to: Kristen Fritschie), One Hospital Drive DC066.00, Columbia MO, 65212.

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She was a lovely lady. My condolences

Tabetha May 14 2020 1:49 PM

I thought several times how I would just call Wanda from Mark Twain Assisted Living and ask her about one of our residents. I will miss that. She was working at Mark Twain when I bought it 2001. Won't be the same.

Kathryn Miller Price May 12 2020 8:33 AM

Sending Comforting Prayers to you All. Wanda will be dearly missed by everyone.

Becky Kitchen May 11 2020 7:48 PM

You are gonna be missed Miss Wanda. I loved when you would come in and set on the bed at Mark Twain ans get that phone out and show me picks of the grand kids you were such a proud grandma. Love and Hugs to the family! God has a beautiful angel!

sherry gumm May 11 2020 7:01 PM

This breaks my heart I loved wanda shes gonna be missed

Rikki May 11 2020 4:31 PM