Wanda Tompkins, age 60 of Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin died Thursday, November 6, 2014 at her residence.
Memorial funeral services were held Sunday, November 9, 2014 at the Picha Funeral Home in Lake Delton, Wisconsin with Pastor Jay Heesch officiating. Visitation was held at the Picha Funeral Home in Lake Delton on Sunday.
Wanda was born January 24, 1954 in Menomonie, Wisconsin the daughter of John and Darlene (Wienke) Peterson. In June of 1976 she married Dale Tompkins in Glenwood City, Wisconsin. They moved to the Dells area where Wanda was a cook at Wisconsin Dells schools for over 15 years and at Easter Seals Camp Wawbeek for over 20 years. She truly enjoyed donating her time and talents, sewing and creating quilts, blankets and baby items. She also enjoyed gardening, making living flower arrangements and camping.
Wanda is survived by her husband, Dale; a son, Jeremy of Wisconsin Dells; daughter, Jolene of Oconomowoc, Wisconsin; mother, Darlene Peterson of Baldwin; brother, Daryl (Brenda) Peterson of Eau Claire, Wisconsin and a sister, Sue Gilbertson of New Richmond, Wisconsin. She was preceded in death by her father.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Easter Seals Camp Wawbeek.