Wanda Lu Crawford was born March 2, 1939, in Peterson, Minn., to Walter and Opal (Norby) Peterson. Wanda, a dedicated worker, worked at Winona Knitting Mills for 42 years, and also worked at Winona Health for the last 14 years. She enjoyed gardening, sewing, baking, and her occasional trip to the casino.
Wanda is survived by her daughter Cindy Collins; two grandchildren, Jeremy Polus and Zarna Polus; six great-grandchildren, Brittany Polus, Miranda Pagel, Mabry Polus, Ethen Infield, Joe Polus, and Whisper Wenzel; two great-great-grandchildren, Vincent Hernandez and Vianah Hernandez; four sisters and three brothers; and many friends and family.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and infant daughter.
A Memorial will be held Monday, April 14, 2014, from 2:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. at Martin-Myhre Funeral Home.