Wanda Fitzgerald departed this life on August 17, 2019 after a 2 year battle with cancer, with her daughters by her side.
Wanda Sue Fitzgerald was born on August 22, 1943 in McFall, Missouri to Ethel Lucille Tunnell and Leo Collins. She grew up in Pattonsburg, Missouri with her 6 brothers and sisters. After graduating, she moved to Kansas City and lived there for many years. She enjoyed traveling and had the opportunity to live in Oklahoma, Washington State, and Ohio.
Wanda was married to Douglas Fitzgerald and they had 2 daughters Stacey Hoffmann and Kelly Fitzgerald-Morgan. Doug passed away in 2006 from cancer in Excelsior Springs Missouri where they lived for many years.
She enjoyed garage sales, going to the casino, spending time with her grandchildren, and talking about politics. She thought we needed a revolution. Bernie 2020.
She is survived by 2 daughters; Stacey Hoffmann (Bruce) and Kelly Fitzgerald-Morgan (Brandon); 2 sisters, Barbara Jones and Penny Collins; 2 brothers, Garland Collins and Tim Collins; 6 grandchildren; and 5 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Doug Fitzgerald, her mother Lucille Collins, a brother John Collins, and a sister Judy Welden.
Visitation will be held 10-11am, Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at Fry- Bross-Spidle Funeral Home, Kearney, MO. A graveside service will follow at Crown Hill Cemetery, Excelsior Springs, MO.