Wanda Jane Charnas
November 15, 1938 ‒ February 01, 2017
Wanda Jane Charnas, age 78, of Galena died unexpectedly at her home on Wednesday, morning February 1, 2017.
She was born on November 15, 1938 in Toledo Ohio and was the daughter of Mildred (Chapman) and Herbert Ray Smith.
Wanda was a graduate of Libby High School and was a proud wife, mother, and homemaker.
On August 23, 1958, she married David P. Charnas. They were married for 42 years before his death on November 20, 2000.
Wanda would read nearly anything, especially novels and enjoyed baking cookies for her grandchildren.
She will be missed by her three sons David P. II and his wife Sandra of Pataskala, Daniel C. and his wife Lorri of Clintonville, and Jason E. and his wife Sheri of Galena; four grandchildren Alex, Thomas, Brian, and Ian; and her sister Candice Smith of Galena.
In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by her two brothers Wayne and Merlin Smith.
Graveside services will be held on Monday, February 6, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Sunbury Memorial Park.
The DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home of Sunbury is honored to serve Wanda’s family. Special memories and condolences can be shared with them at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com