February 7, 1944 to August 19, 2015
Wanda Machan of Monkton passed away peacefully surrounded by her family, at Stratford General Hospital on Wednesday August 19, 2015 at the age of 71. Wanda was a former custodian of the Elma Logan Recreation Complex for 20 years. She was a member of the former Monkton Optimist Club, a participant in Monkton Minor sports as a coach and enjoyed playing slo-pitch. She had a great love for animals especially her dog Bella and her cats Sam and Pawz. Beloved wife of the late Larry Machan who predeceased her on August 2, 2015. Loving mother of Sandra Machan and Tom Crowley and Tammy Machan and John Newbigging. Dear sister of Elroy Davey, Sheila and Jerry Burrows, Nancy Steinbach and Jim McLIwain, Tom and Teresa Davey, Delbert and Kim Davey, James and Cindy Davey, and Brent Davey. Daughter-in-law of Aldeen Machan. Sister-in-law of Bonnie Golightly and friend Phil Hudson, Fay Machan and Bob Mayberry, Gord and Joanne Machan, Robert (Whitey) Machan, Russ Machan, Gerald (Sam) Machan, and Roy Machan. Remembered by many nieces and nephews and special friends Barb Smith, Dawn Yundt and Cheryl Stonely. Predeceased by her parents Alvin and Margaret (Harbourne) Davey, father-in-law Lloyd (Pud) Machan, brothers-in-law Harvey (Hub) Machan, Bill Steinbach and Wayne Golightly. Relatives and friends are invited to share their memories at the Elma Logan Recreation Complex, Monkton, on Monday August 24, 2015 from 1:30 p.m. until time of the funeral service at 2:30 p.m. Interment in North Logan Cemetery, Monkton. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to: Stratford Perth Humane Society 345 Douro Street Stratford, ON N5A 3S8 Stratford General Hospital Foundation - Chemo Unit 46 General Hospital Drive Stratford, ON N5A 2Y6 or North Logan Cemetery c/o Municipality of West Perth 169 St. David Street Mitchell, ON N0K 1N0 appreciated by the family and can be arranged by calling the funeral home or returning to the Current Funerals page and clicking on the Make a Donation link. Please forward your cheque directly to the charity of choice at the above address.