July 25, 1921 – June 25, 2014
Wanda, 92, passed away June 25, 2014. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m., Friday, at Brooks South Town Chapel at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Her funeral will be 10:30 a.m., Saturday, at the chapel.
Wanda June, daughter of Fred and Mildred (Beach) Graves, was born July 25, 1921 in Ridgefarm, Illinois. She was united in marriage with Casper “Cap” Armbrest in Albany, MO. After raising her children, she became a bridal consultant for Schaeffer’s, then an accountant for Merrill Lynch. She was an excellent seamstress and enjoyed playing bridge.
Wanda was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Cap, who passed in 2008; sister, Clementine Fry; and grandson, Todd Faubus.
Wanda is survived by her children: Ronald (Kay) of Des Moines, Dolly of Des Moines, Judy of Silver Springs, MD, and Linda (James) Wright of Sumner; brother, Charles (Pat) Graves; sister, Lee (Oliver) Howe; grandchildren: Tammy Swenson, Ron Armbrest, Jr., Julie Armbrest, Nate Boggess, and Adam Wright; great-grandchildren: Christopher Faubus, Jessica Previe, Chase Swenson, Emma Swenson, Rachel Armbrest, and Dylan Boggess; great-great grandchildren: Brock Faubus, Sydney Faubus, and Autumn Previe; and step-great-great grandchildren, Matthew Pratt and Levi Pratt.Information provided by: Brooks Funeral Care 7975 University Blvd. Clive, IA 50325 www.meaningfulfunerals.net