Wanda Lehman, 78, passed away on Monday, August 17, 2015, at Dixie Regional Medical Center in St. George, Utah. She was born November 8, 1936, in Rosebud, Texas, to Archie and Myrtle Henson. She married George Benjamin Moore on July 10, 1956. They were later divorced. She married Edwin V. Stephenson in 1974; he preceded her in death. She married Arnold Lehman in 1988. He also preceded her in death.
Wanda was a professional woman and worked as a secretary, bookkeeper, and receptionist for many years. She loved doing crossword puzzles and watching mystery shows on television. She was an avid reader. When she was younger she sang in her church choir.
In 2001, she moved to Centennial Park to live with her daughter Lucy. Wanda loved her family and was dedicated to making a meaningful contribution to them in her everyday life. She took many people into her heart as honorary children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. She was particularly fond of little children and they brought her a great deal of joy, especially in her last days.
She is survived by her daughters Lucy (Thomas) Knudson of Centennial Park, and Mary Gillen of Mountain Ranch, California; her son Robert Moore of Boise, Idaho; two sisters, Lucille Hull of Sherman, Texas, and Peggy Hamilton of Lott, Texas; two brothers, Arthur Henson of Madisonville, Texas, and Joseph Henson also of Madisonville; eight grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents, spouses, and brother John Henson.
- Funeral services will be held privately and interment will take place in the Centennial Park cemetery.
The family wishes to give special thanks to the hospital staff and hospice services of Intermountain Health Care in St. George for the caring and kindness shown during Wanda’s illness.
Arrangements have been made under the direction of Spilsbury Mortuary, 110 S. Bluff St., St. George, 435-673-2454.