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Wanda Mae (Reynolds) Wasson

March 14, 1934 ~ January 16, 2024 (age 89) 89 Years Old

Wanda Wasson Obituary

Wanda Mae Wasson age 89, of Highland, IN passed away on Tuesday. January 16, 2024. She is survived by her daughter, Janet Wasson of Highland, IN; the grandchildren and great grandchildren of her heart, Ericka Oberembt, Clark (Jessica) Oberembt, Charlotte and Elizabeth Oberembt, sister-in-law Karen (Arlie) Reynolds and many nieces, nephews and special friends.

Preceded in death by her husband Jackie O. Wasson, parents J.D. and Mildred Reynolds, brothers R.J. and Claudia Reynolds, William Reynolds, Arlie Reynolds and J.D. (Barbara) Reynolds Jr.  and sister Lu (John) Cavanaugh.

Wanda was born on March 14, 1934 in Stonefort, IL. She married Jack Wasson on July 1, 1950.

Wanda was a very dedicated member of Eastlake Baptist Church and after Jack's death in 1992, she traveled to many countries on mission trips. She loved teaching children about God on her trips or home in children's church and vacation bible school. She was an avid collector of EVERYTHING and loved her backyard pond, flower gardens, and doing multiple types of crafts.

Visitation will be held on Friday, January 19, 20224 from 4:00-7:00 PM at Hillside Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 8941 Kleinman Road (one block south of Ridge Road) Highland, IN. A Funeral Service will be held following the visitation at 7:00 PM at the funeral home.

She will be buried in Bethesda Cemetery in Southern Illinois Monday, January 22, 2024.

Memorials may be made for Habitat for Humanity or St. Jude Children's Hospital.

For additional information, please contact Hillside Funeral Home & Cremation Center Konnie Kuiper-Michael Kuiper-Vass by calling us at 219-838-0800 or visiting us at

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January 19, 2024

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Hillside Funeral Home & Cremation Center
8941 Kleinman Rd.
Highland, IN 46322

Funeral Service
January 19, 2024

7:00 PM
Hillside Funeral Home & Cremation Center
8941 Kleinman Rd.
Highland, IN 46322


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