January 11, 1963 – August 12, 2014
Wanda was born to Richard and Carol Nelson, attended Hayes Lutheran School, graduated from Gillett High School, and became an Outstanding Graduate in 4-H. She went on to graduate from NWTC as a Licensed Practical Nurse and concluded her career in insurance. Wanda married Todd R. Rudie on April 19, 1986, and they recently celebrated their 28th anniversary. She became active in 4-H again with her two daughters in 1997 and passed the 4-H tradition on to them. Wanda was active in the church and educated many young souls in Sunday school. She is survived by her husband Todd, daughters Heather and Alyssa, her parents, siblings Rodney and Hope, and nieces and nephews. Friends and family may call from 1-3 p.m. Friday, August 15, at St. John’s Riverside Church, Gillett. A funeral ceremony will be celebrated at 3 p.m. with Pastor James Athey officiating. Internment will take place following services in St. John’s Riverside cemetery. Kuehl Funeral Home, 920-855-2144, is assisting the family.