Wanda Swan

Wanda was born May 13, 1927 in Springview, Nebraska. She was the fifth of the children born to Charles and Jessie Hamilton.
Wanda grew up on a farm near Springfield. She graduated from Springview High School in 1945. On May 10, 1945 she married Virgil Swan. Their union gave them one child, a daughter they named Betty Jean.
Wanda taught school in the rural area around Springview before Virgil’s job moved their family to Humbolt, Nebraska. They moved several other places together through the years, including Valentine, Nebraska; Loop City, Nebraska, where she taught school again and then to Kadoka, South Dakota in 1966.
Health issues required a move for Wanda to Broken Arrow, Oklahoma to be closer to Betty Jean.
Wanda passed this life on July 30, 2023.
She is survived by: Daughter, Betty and husband, David Rasmussen of Broken Arrow, OK. Grandsons: David Todd and wife, Carol; Daniel Earl and wife, Diana. Great grands: Courtney and husband, Nathan, David James, Danielle, Jacob, Kristen and husband Carson, Jessica and husband, Patrick Sarah. Great greats: Amelia, Elena and Cora. A host of nieces and nephews and wonderful friends. 
She is preceded in death by her husband, Virgil, her parents, her brothers, Joyce, Merle and Ivan and sister, Marjorie.
She had a wonderful life and will be missed by all.
Graveside rites will be held September 22, 2023 at 1:00 CT at Mt. Hope Cemetery in Springview, Nebraska.

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