Wanda Mae Fogarty

October 27, 1943 - November 11, 2021

Wanda Mae “Sissy” Fogarty, 78, of Webb City, Missouri, passed away on Thursday, November 11th, 2021.

Wanda was born October 27, 1943 in Carterville, Missouri to the late Arthur and Susie Bernice (Conness) Wilson.  Wanda was a lifelong resident of the Webb City area.

Wanda was united in marriage to Cecile Fogarty on November 5th, 1971 in Carterville, Missouri.  Together they shared 30 precious years before his passing on January 22, 2002.

Wanda worked for over 30 years as a dietary aide at The Meadows Care Center before retiring.  She was a woman of strong faith and always placed the needs of others first.  She loved to visit antique stores, and reminisce about the vintage items she came across.  She enjoyed drawing and even attended art school.    Her grandchildren and great grandchildren were her world.  She cherished all the memories created with family and friends.  Wanda will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.

In addition to her parents, Wanda was also preceded in death by her brothers, David Wilson, Jerry Wilson and Howard Wilson.

Wanda is lovingly survived by her children, Judy Gumm and husband, Dave, Christine Fogarty and husband, Mike, Joseph Merriman, Eric Wilson and wife, Jamie, Pauline Slates and husband, Danny; eight grandchildren; twenty great grandchildren; sisters, Kitty Riley and husband, John, Betty Welch, Ruby Petty; together with a host of extended family and friends.

Graveside Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery with Pastor Bob Dart officiating.  The family will receive friends for visitation on Monday evening, November 15, 2021 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm at Parker Mortuary Chapel.

Arrangements are under the care and direction of Parker Mortuary.