Funeral services for Wanda Irene Roesler were held on Monday, March 29, 2010 at Gillette Memorial Chapel with Pastor Gordon Harper of the Vineyard Christian Fellowship officiating. Burial followed in Mt. Pisgah Cemetery.
Mrs. Roesler, age 66, of Gillette, Wyoming died on Friday, March 26, 2010 at Pioneer Manor Nursing Home from complications of lung cancer.
Wanda was born June 30, 1943, in Gillette, Wyo. to Rex and Inez (Dillinger) Niswender. She married Donald E. Roesler on March 24, 1962. Wanda maintained the bookkeeping for Roesler Trucking for many years and worked for her parents in their restaurant, the Coffee Cup Café. She loved playing cards and visiting with her many friends. Many days found her with her siblings playing canasta or pinochle. She enjoyed dinner out on Thursday evening to celebrate their 48th anniversary, double dating with her son.
Wanda's family wishes to thank the entire staff of Pioneer Manor for the wonderful care that she received over the past several months during her illness.
Wanda was preceded in death by her son, Steven, brother Larry, and her parents.
She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Donald, one son, Eric (Angela), 2 sisters Audrey Divis of Gillette Wyo., Lois Darland Gillette Wyo., brother Gordon Niswender, Windsor, Colo. and 4 grand-daughters and 2 grandsons. Also surviving are many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Memorials and donations are suggested to benefit Close to Home Hospice Hospitality House in Gillette, Wyo. Memorials and condolences may be sent in Wanda's name in care of Gillette Memorial Chapel, 210 W. 5th Street, Gillette, Wyoming 82716. Condolences may also be sent via the internet at www.gillettememorialchapel.com
Published March 31, 2010