Wanda Jane Holle, age 83 of Baldwin, passed away November 14, 2020, at Amery Memory Care Center. Wanda was born February 8, 1937, in Spring Valley to Elmer and Bertha (Anderson) Lynum. She grew up on the family farm and graduated from Spring Valley High School. Wanda was united in marriage to Frederick “Bud” Holle on November 22, 1958, in Hudson and the couple was blessed with three children, Lynn, Brian, and Brett.
In her younger days, Wanda loved to dance; the polka, two-step, and waltz were her favorites. She enjoyed singing and taught herself to read music and play the piano. Wanda worked for McMillan Electric in Woodville as a machine operator. She was very proud of her Norwegian heritage and was a member of Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Baldwin. Wanda loved her family and her shelter dogs.
Wanda will remain in the hearts of Bud, her husband of almost 62 years; children Lynn (Ray) Moore and Brett; brothers Gail, Larry, and Steven; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends. She is preceded in death by her son Brian, parents, and siblings Bernice, Delores, John, Palmer, Loretta, Robert, and twin brother Wayne.
A Memorial Service for Wanda will be held at 11:00 A.M, Thursday, May 6, 2021, at O’Connell Family Funeral Home, 1010 Newton St., Baldwin, WI 54002, 715-684-3434, www.oconnellfuneralhomes.com. A Visitation will precede the service from 10:00-11:00 A.M. Interment will take place at the Baldwin Cemetery.