Wanda J. Billinger, 90, died Friday, March 30, 2018 at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City. She was born February 2, 1928 in Garden City, Kansas the daughter of Anton J. “Tony” & Goldie E. (Rose) Ekart.
Survivors include include a brother Leonard Ekart of Rogers, Arkansas; two Sons-In-Law Larry Scott of Kalvesta, Kansas and Donald Jacob of Huntington, Texas; a Daughter-In-Law Cathy Billinger of Garden City, Kansas; three Grandsons Nathan & wife Sherrailynn Scott of Garden City, Kansas, Michael & wife Nancy Jacob of Dieboll, Texas, and Mark & wife Marleisha Jacob of Parker, Colorado; fifteen Great-Grandchildren; and one Great Great-Grandchild.
Wanda is preceded in death by her parents; a son Terry Billinger; two daughters Sherry Scott and Patrice Jacob; a granddaughter Jennifer Crone; a brother Robert Lee Ekart; and a sister Louise Bedker.
A graveside service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, April 9, 2018 at Valley View Cemetery in Garden City. A memorial service will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Monday, April 9 at the Chapel at Garden Valley Retirement Village in Garden City with Rev. Warren Stecklein officiating. There will be no calling hours. The family suggests memorials given to Lee Richardson Zoo or to St. Mary Catholic School both in care of Garnand Funeral Home of Garden City.