Calvert – Johnson & Froelich Memorial Home,Toluca, IL 815-452-2311
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Rutland – Wanda L. Rowland, 83 of Minonk and formerly of Rutland passed away at 9:50 a.m. Sunday, May 21, 2017 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. on Thursday at Calvert-Johnson & Froelich Memorial Home, Toluca, IL with Rev. John Collop officiating. Burial will follow at Rutland Cemetery. Visitation will be 9 to 11 a.m. on Thursday at the memorial home. In Lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Rutland Fire Department.
Wanda Lou was born July 11, 1933 in Rutland, IL the daughter of Melvin and Opal Wilcox Cowling. She married Don E. Rowland on July 28, 1952 in Harrisburg, PA. He died August 23, 2014. Surviving are four children Carol (Dominic) Magrone of Holiday, FL, Lynn (John) Potter of Mt. Prospect, Duane (Colleen) Rowland of O Fallon, MO, and Donna (Thomas) Field of Bloomington; She has ten grandchildren and seven great grandchildren; one sister Roberta (Jimmy) Davis of Abington, and one brother Teddy (Ann) Cowling of Metamora.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and three brothers Bobby, Gene, and Ronnie Cowling.
She was a member of Royal Neighbors of America. Wanda was a loving mom, grandma, great grandma, and sister who enjoyed spending time with family and friends.