Wanda M. (Woodring) Biss, 74, of Loop Road, Marion Center, died Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014 at the Hillsdale Nursing Home after a lengthy illness.
Wanda was born Dec. 12, 1939 in St. Marys, daughter of Rexford Jessie Woodring and Nila (Beldin) Woodring Smith, both of whom preceded her in death.
She attended Benezette School and was a member of the United Free Methodist Church of Marion Center. She worked at Inter Electric Company of Warren. She enjoyed fishing and gardening.
She is survived by five children, Valerie (Richard) Brown of Indiana, Wesley Frazee of Marion Center, William (Shauna) Frazee of Marion Center, Elizabeth "Jane" (Brian) Weaver of Marion Center and Deborah (Kenneth) VanGorder of New Milford; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two brothers, Rexford LeRoy (Carol) Woodring of Weedville and William H. Woodring of Benezette; and one sister, Shirley M. (Gabriel) Alvino of Warren.
In addition to her parents, Wanda was preceded in death by one infant daughter, Cathy Jo Frazee; a brother, Floyd Jessie Woodring; and a sister-in-law, Margaret Woodring.
Funeral services for Wanda M. (Woodring) Biss will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 5 at the Benezette Methodist Church with Pastor Lola J. Turnbull. Friends and family will be received at 10 a.m. Interment will be at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Winslow Hill, Bennezette.
Visitation will be Tuesday, Feb. 4 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Ralph M. Geer Funeral Home in Penfield.