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 Linn County News 

Published Aug. 15, 2018

Wanda Lou Sharp, age 72, Mound City, Kan., passed away on Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, at her home. She was born on March 14, 1946, in St. Joseph, Mo., the daughter of Howard and Rowena Smith Sharp. 

Wanda enjoyed crocheting, knitting and fishing. She loved her family dearly and enjoyed spending time with them.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Todd Parker; two brothers, Chuck VanGordan and Kenny Sharp; and a sister, Judy Hullings. 

Wanda is survived by two sons, David Parker and Marty Garrett and wife Melissa; a brother, Mike Sharp; eight grandchildren; and nine great grandchildren. 

Visitation will be held from 3-4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, at the Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, Mound City Chapel. 

The family suggests contributions to Concern, Inc. c/o Schneider Funeral Home, P.O. Box J, Mound City, KS 66056. Online condolences can be left at www.schneiderfunerals.com.

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