Wanda G. Nelson died on December 26, 2016 at the age of 84 after a long illness of Alzheimer’s. She was born in Wichita, Kansas on June 14, 1932 to Lura and Wanda Drake. She was married to Wesley Paul Leigh on October 16, 1948 and they had six children. She later married Herbert Nelson in 1972. She is survived by her children Judy, Brenda and her husband Herb, Paul and his wife Carol, Sandi, Ken and his wife Karen, Ted and his wife Liz. She leaves behind a legacy of 15 grandchildren, 36 great-grandchildren, and 7 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one grandson and one great grandson. Wanda was a gentle, kind woman who always had a smile for everyone. She will have a graveside memorial on February 27th for family and friends.