Wanda Lou Maple, 88
Wanda Lou Maple, 88, of Silverton, Idaho, passed away peacefully into the arms of Jesus, on December 21, 2022 at the Good Samaritan Silver Wood Village of Silverton; heaven just got sweeter. She was born November 29, 1934 in Madill, Oklahoma; Wanda was the daughter of Ernest and Vernie (Stacy) Wilson.
Wanda attended schools in Oklahoma and California. She moved to the Silver Valley in August of 2020 from Fresno, California.
Wanda had first served as a Car Hop for the Pixie Drive-In of Fresno, California; she then worked as Office Manager for an auto dismantling company also of Fresno. And lastly, Wanda served as an Apartment Manager in Fullerton, California; she then retired.
Wanda was active in Veterans Organizations- the Central Valley Vets of Fresno, California and she was a member of the AARP. She loved and enjoyed her family, crocheting afghans, word puzzles and watching the show Mash on T.V.; Wanda also enjoyed Bobby Vinton music especially the song “Blue Velvet”.
Wanda is survived by her sister Julie Robbins of Osburn and her brother Ron (Anita) Wilson of Spokane Valley, Washington; numerous nieces and nephews; one son Charles and Eleanor Roberts of Long Beach, California and two grandsons Michael and Jon Roberts. Wanda was preceded in death by her parents, one brother Bud Wilson, two sisters Sharon Ellis and Mary Holt, her niece Bridgette Wilson and her husband William Maple.
Cremation will be held and upon her request no services will be held.
The family wishes to express their sincere thanks to the Good Samaritan Silver Wood Village of Silverton for their wonderful love and care of Wanda.
The family suggests that memorials may be made to the Good Samaritan Silver Wood Village, P.O. Box 358, Silverton, Idaho 83867 or to the Silver Valley Seniors P.O. Box 887, Osburn, Idaho 83849.
You may share your special memories of Wanda with her family here on our website.
SHOSHONE FUNERAL SERVICES & CREMATORY KELLOGG, IDAHO is entrusted with services.