Wanda Gale Smith, 60, Great Bend, died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at Hays Medical Center.

She was born March 14, 1958, in Smithville, Mo., to Jessie and Grenelle Wegener.

She married Gary Smith on April 17, 1993, in Kansas City Mo. She moved to Great Bend from Kansas City Mo., in 1995. She was a stay at home mother until she started working at Countryside Veterinary Associates in Great Bend.

She enjoyed spending time with her family and being amongst her friends. She did not know a stranger. She was known as a huge animal lover by all of those who knew her. She was a great wife, mother and also a friend.

Survivors include her husband, Great Bend; a son, Brett Routon, St. Joseph Mo.; two daughters, Jessie Gates and husband, Scott , Great Bend, and Jennie Smith, engaged to Ryan Huntington, Bethany Okla.;

Funeral arrangements in care of Brock’s-Keithley Funeral Chapel and Crematory 2509 Vine Hays, KS 67601. A celebration of life will be announced at a later date.

Condolences can be left by guestbook at www.keithleyfuneralchapels.com or by email keithleyfuneralhomes@gmail.com