Wanda M. Stover Pierce

May 23, 1943 ‒ April 30, 2015

Delaware, Ohio

Wanda M. “Stover”  Pierce, 71, of Delaware, formerly of Columbus, passed away on Thursday, April 30, 2015 at her residence.

She was born on May 23, 1943 in Galena, the daughter of the late Woodrow and Helen M. (Moodespaugh) Stover.

Wanda was a graduate of Big Walnut High School.  She had been employed at Westinghouse in Columbus for 20 years and then she had worked for Kal Kan Foods in Columbus for 25 years.  After her retirement, she enjoyed spending time bird watching, computer games and crossword puzzles.

Wanda is survived by two children, her daughter- Sandra K. Moore (Roger Porter) of Delaware and her son-David F. DeLong of Columbus;  5 grandchildren- Keith Aiken, Ashley Moore, Michael (Mayda) DeLong, Anthony (Dawn) Moore and Jamie DeLong (David Johnson);  5 greatgrandchildren- Tyler Aiken, Aaron Moore, Lilly Moore, Darius Johnson and Sophia Aiken;  2 brothers- Wilson Stover and Lawrence (Zel) Stover, both of Sunbury;  1 sister- Ruth (David) Bunten of Delaware;  numerous nieces and nephews;   plus numerous step great grandchildren that she considered her own.

She was preceded in death by her husband, the love of her life, Donald J. “Biggem” Parkison;  1 brother- Harold Stover; and 1 grandson- Aaron Moore.

Visitation will be held on Monday, May 4, 2015 at the Snyder Rodman Funeral Center, 1510 West William Street at Valleyside Dr., Delaware, OH, from noon to 2:00 p.m. and then again from 4:00 to the time of the funeral service at 6:00 p.m., with the Rev. Donnie Akers, Pastor of Eastside Mission Church, officiating.

Memorial contributions can be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 1335 Dublin Rd., Columbus, OH  43215.

Condolences can be expressed by visiting www.snyderfuneralhomes.com

  • My heart and prayers are with u all. God has gained another wonderful angel. She will continue to live on in everyone’s heart and remember wonderful memories with her here.
    She may be gone but never forgotten.
    “Rest In Peace Sweet Wanda”

  • So very sad to hear of Wanda’s passing. I have nothing but good memories of her and the family as I spent much of my early childhood with you. My mother was Esther (Stover) Price. My prayers and thoughts go out to all of you.

    Rest In Peace Wanda!

  • Sorry to hear about Wanda she will be miss. From all of the Stovers from WV.

  • So sorry to hear of Wandas passing. So glad she had her family around her till the end. Prayers for her family during this time.

  • Sincere condolences for the family and friends of a fellow B.W. class mate.
    May you find peace in knowing she has met her creator.