Wanda J. Cover

June 09, 1936 ‒ May 06, 2007

Mount Gilead, Ohio

Wanda J. (Detwiler) Cover, age 70, of Mount Gilead died Sunday evening May 6, 2007, in the Morrow County Hospital following an extended illness.

She was born in Morrow County, Ohio, on June 9, 1936, the daughter of the late Burr E. and Ida E. (Edgell) Detwiler. Wanda graduated from Edison High School in the Class of 1954.

Wanda worked at North Electric in Galion, she served food in the Cherry Street Elementary School Cafeteria, and was a clerk in the Morrow County Traffic Courts. Also, she was a member of the Edison United Methodist Church, where she led the MYF youth group for a short period of time.

With her family being her number one priority, Wanda took great pride in caring for her home, and raising her children and grandchildren.

For seventeen years, Wanda resided in Orlando, Florida, with her daughter, Cindy.

She will be missed by her children: Tim D. (Lori) Cover of Edison, Connie (Jim) Conant of Caledonia, and Cindy (George) Fuller, of Kissimmee, Florida; seven grandchildren: Jeremy Conant, Jason Conant, Shaun Cover, Jeff (Lynette) Conant, Terry Cover, Brandon Cover, and Tiffany Cover; five great-grandchildren: Dylan, Zhane, Zoe, A.J., and Abby Conant; one brother: Kenneth (Rosie) Detwiler of Holyoke, Colorado; and former husband: David (Fran) Cover of Edison.

The family will hold services for Wanda at a later date and burial will take place in Bryn Zion Cemetery.

Arrangements were entrusted to Snyder Funeral Homes of Mount Gilead.

If desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Edison United Methodist Church, 335 South Boundary Street, Edison, Ohio 43320, or to the Arthritis Foundation, Central Ohio Chapter, 3740 Ridge Mill Drive, Hilliard, Ohio, 43026.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.