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Wanda Colley Sisk

Funeral for Wanda Colley Sisk, 87, of Lawton, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Lunn Funeral Home Chapel in Olney, Texas.

Ms. Sisk passed away Saturday, March 15, 2014, in Lawton.

Burial will be at True Cemetery.

Special viewing and visitation for family and friends will be from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Lawton Ritter Gray Funeral Home.

Wanda was born May 28, 1926, in Orth, Texas, to Clarence Lee and Edna Holder Colley. She grew up in Orth, Olney, Chillicothe, and Childress, Texas, where she attended school. She married Ira Sisk Jr. on March 22, 1947, in Vernon, Texas. They lived in Wichita Falls, Texas, where Wanda worked at Levi Strauss Company. They later lived in several cities and states throughout Mr. Sisk's military career including Anchorage, Alaska, and Fort Bragg, N.C. Mr. Sisk passed away July 9, 1964. Wanda then moved to Wichita Falls, Texas, in 1965, where she worked at General Hospital in the Dietary Department as a menu clerk. She later moved to Lawton in October 1996. She was a member of Trinity Baptist Church in Wichita Falls,  and Lawton. Wanda cherished her daughters and was very dedicated to all of her family. She was a Christian lady who read her Bible faithfully. She will be missed by all who knew her.

She is survived by her daughters and son-in-law: Sharolyn Ann and Paul DeWeese, of Lawton; and Carla Sue Hemery, Walker, La.; her brother and sister-in-law, Donnie and Shirley Ward, of Weatherford, Texas; two sisters and brothers-in-law: Joyce and Lindy Fincher, of Weatherford, Texas; and Linda and Mike Spillers, of Katy, Texas; her grandchildren and spouses: Chantel and Mike Nottingham, Misty and Dean Naylor, Marcus Shiver, Amanda McCabe, Brad DeWeese, Traci and Brian Hoolahan, and Beth Brooks; great-grandchildren: Mikaela, Gavin, Ashlyn, Erin, Drew, Reese, Ami, Ashton, Lauren, Dustin, Joey, Kurt, Paul and Eric; her great-great-grandchildren: River and Kenadi; numerous nieces and nephews and many loving friends, both in Oklahoma and Texas.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her brothers: Harold Gene Colley and Bobby Lee Ward; and her sisters: Lorene Canada and Billie Jo Fields.    

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 6465 South Yale Avenue, Suite 312, Tulsa 74136.  

An online guest book and sympathy cards are available at

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