Wanda L. Letterman

Wanda L. Letterman

Our mother, grandmother, G-ma, Old Gram, Great Gram, sister and aunt Wanda L. (Truax) Letterman, 74, of Avis, passed away early Friday, Sept. 7, 2018 surrounded by family, in her home.

Wanda was born Feb. 10, 1944 in Jersey Shore, to Robert and Edith Truax.

She worked at West Co., Bro-Dart, Avis America, then went to cleaning houses for her wonderful clients who are dearly missed.

An avid yard-saler, Wanda loved puzzles and word searches, gospel music and attending fairs.

Wanda is survived by one son, Donald Letterman, Jr. (Roni) of Mill Hall; two daughters: Crystal Merryman (Steven) of Jersey Shore, and Janet McHenry (Doyle) of Avis; her close companion of more than 17 years, Charles Perry, Jr. of Avis; two brothers, Lawrence and John Truax, both of Woolrich; three sisters, Joanne Fisher of Mill Hall, June Getgen (Jim) of Rauchtown, and Shirley Chapman of Pine Creek; a brother-in-law: Charles Letterman, Jr. of Jersey Shore; a sister-in-law, Clara Hensler of Arizona; 18 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Donald Letterman, Sr.; four sisters, Marian Young, Catherine Packard, Margaret Welshans, Marguerite Johnson; and two brothers, Richard and Donald Truax.

Friends and family are invited to pay tribute to Wanda’s life at Crossroads Community Church on Monday, Sept. 10, 2018 from 3 to 6 p.m. with Pastor John Phillips officiating. We hope you will share memories and stories of Wanda and her life, and engage in the fellowship. Local arrangements are by the Rearick-Carpenter Funeral Home, 1002 Allegheny St., Jersey Shore, Pa. 17740.

To share a memory or condolence, please visit www.rearickcarpenter.com.