Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Wanda Fern (Lane) Epperly, 83, of Republic, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, at Sonshine Manor, Republic. She was born April 23, 1929, the daughter of Malcolm and Lucille Fulton. She was united in marriage to William Lawrence Lane in 1946, and he passed away in 1983. In January 1986, she married Quentin Epperly, of Cassville, who preceded her in death in 2010. She was a member of Kansas Expressway Church of Christ in Springfield.

Survivors include: her children, Larry Lane and Janet Howard; her stepchildren, Dennis Epperly and Patricia Fordyce; five grandchildren; and her siblings, Vivian Denney, Darlene Willis, Carol Fuentes, Kathy Wilson and Jack Fulton.

Services were held Friday at Klingner-Cope Rivermonte Chapel in Springfield with burial following at Rivermonte Memorial Gardens.