WELLSVILLE - Wanda D. Dickey, known to many as "Bayaw," 89, of Wellsville, died Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012 at Adkins Care Center.
She was born Nov. 8, 1923, in Nutter Fort, W.Va., the daughter of the late Sheridan and Martha (Stoneking) White.
Wanda graduated from Wells High School in Newell, W.Va., in 1941. She was a loving mother and homemaker. Wanda last attended Wellsville Church of the Nazarene. She was a member of Sweet Adelines and Daughters of the American Revolution.
Survivors include two daughters: Ann Rettos of East Liverpool, and Mary Jane Chase and her husband Jason of Wellsville; two sons: Jeff Dickey and his wife Judy of Toronto, and Patrick Dickey of Wellsville; a daughter-in-law: Linda Dickey of East Liverpool; and a son-in-law: Bruce Blazer of Wellsville. Also surviving are eight grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Wanda was preceded in death by her daughter Martha Blazer, her son Michael Dickey, her sister Aretta Enochs, and her brother Edgar White.
The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Roberts Funeral Home with Pastor Dirk Hall of the church officiating.
Burial will follow in Spring Hill Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, at Roberts Funeral Home, 631 Main Street in Wellsville.
The family would like to express their special thanks to everyone at Adkins Care Center for their excellent, loving care.
You may view this obituary and send condolences online at robertsfuneralhomewellsville.com.