Wendy Joy (Smith) Anderson,
age 56, of Adams died Monday, February 28th at
home after a long battle with pancreatic cancer.
A memorial service will be
held at 1 p.m. on Friday, March 11th for
family and friends at the Adams Assembly of God Church of
Wendy was born on March 19,
1954 to Darwin Merle and Dorothy Jane (Hill) Smith, Sr. in
Elkhorn, WI. She
worked for many years at restaurants in the area and was a
co-owner of the Kid’s “R” People Too! Daycare.
Wendy was preceded in death by
her parents, brothers William (Bill) Smith, Sr. and Bruce
Smith, brother-in-law Carl Disrud, Sr., and nephew Dustin
Wendy is survived by her
husband, Harold C. Anderson, daughter, Jennifer K. Hembrook and
son, Jason C. Anderson (Jeanette Rykiel); grandchildren:
Jesse James Hembrook, Travis Hembrook, Jennah (Hembrook)
Hunker, Tami Liptak, Kayla Anderson, Devon Vinney , Dallas
Vinney, and many honorary children/grandchildren. She
is also survived by her brother, Darwin (Ann ) Smith, Jr.
and sisters Sara (James) Murray, Carol (Luman) Eggleston,
Jude Disrud, Kathryn Skala, Terry-Jo Smith, sister-in-law
Maxine Smith and many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and
nephews and extended family.
A very special thank you to
all the nurses with Hospice Touch, the Assembly of God
Church and its congregation, and to her many close friends
that have stayed by her side throughout her lifetime and her