Wanda's Story

HOULTON - Wanda L. Folsom, 56, passed away July 28, 2015 at her residence. She was born Dec. 17, 1958 in Houlton, the daughter of Robert B. and Nina (McQuarrie) Folsom.

Wanda grew up in Houlton and was a graduate of Houlton High School, Class of 77. She was employed at Aroostook County Jail for many years and was a broker for A.N. Deringer, Inc. until the time of her passing. Wanda loved spending time with her family especially her great nieces and great nephews. She enjoyed watching NASCAR and playing cards with family and friends. Wanda was a great friend to those that knew her. She had a heart of gold.

Wanda is survived by her sister Beth Sylvia and her husband Charlie of Houlton; two nephews Ryan Sylvia and his wife Heather of Chapman, Jared Sylvia and his wife Melissa of Houlton; stepfather Carl Kirner of Colorado; stepsister Debbie Varney and her husband Michael of Houlton, their daughters Amanda and Michelle; the lights of her life great nieces and great nephews Madelyn, Calli, Rylee Jo, Michael, Mylee, Averi and Wyatt; two aunts Maxine Farrar and her husband Wayne, Gail Cleaves and her husband Duane all of Florida; uncle Richard McQuarrie and his wife Maureen of Washington State; and a special friend Lisa Condon. She was predeceased by her father Robert Bruce Folsom and her mother Nina (McQuarrie) Folsom Kirner.

Friends may call at the Dunn Funeral Home Friday 11:00AM until the time of the service 12noon with Deacon Al Burleigh officiating. There will be a reception following the service in the Training room at the Houlton Fire Station. Interment will be in the Evergreen Cemetery. Gifts may be made payable to the Ark Animal Sanctuary or the Bridge of Hope c/o Dunn Funeral Home 11 Park Street Houlton, 04730. Online condolences and guest book: dunnfuneral.com
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