Gladys J. Wandrie, 82, Detroit Lakes, MN, died Sunday, September 19 at Essentia-Oak Crossing. Funeral services will be 11:00 am, Thursday, September 23 at David-Donehower Funeral Home in Detroit Lakes, Pastor Matt McKenzie, officiating. Interment will be in the Melo Church Cemetery at Angus, MN.
Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service at the funeral home on Thursday.
Gladys J. Wandrie was born December 4, 1938 in Perham, MN to Robert and Doris (Dodd) Wandrie. She lived in numerous communities as a child, completing her schooling in Angus, MN. Gladys lived in East Grand Forks for many years and worked for Whitey’s and Opal’s Cafes. She moved to Detroit Lakes in 1977 where she worked for Swift and Company.
She proudly took care of her mother until her mother’s death. She loved her involvement with the Community Alliance Church, gospel music and her dog, Bubba.
Survivors include her brothers: Roger (Taanjia) Wandrie of Detroit Lakes, Carl (Carol) Wandrie of Thompson, ND, Gary Wandrie of Groveland, FL and a sister, Lucille Bohlin of Detroit Lakes. Many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, Donna Mashek and a brother, Leslie Wandrie.
TO SEND FLOWERS FOR THE SERVICE, PLEASE CALL LOCAL FLORIST DIRECTLY:
DETROIT LAKES FLORAL (218) 844-5860 or CENTRAL FLORAL (218) 844-3664