Wanetta Alice Lautenschlager

Wednesday , February 14, 2018 - 10:00 PM

February 16, 1937 ~ February 7, 2018

Wanetta Alice Lautenschlager, 80, passed away at her home in Layton, UT, on February 7, 2018, with her loving husband at her side. She was born February 16, 1937, in Carthage, NY, to George and Lila Rose Christman. She married Gerald Leslie Lautenschlager in Carthage, NY, on August 4, 1956, and to this union they were blessed with four children. They have enjoyed 61 years together.

She grew up in Carthage, NY, where she received her elementary education and graduated from Carthage High School. Following her marriage to Gerald, she followed him in his Military Service all over the world. Their stay in Germany and Hawaii were her favorite locations they were assigned to.

Wanetta was a Christian and attended The Christian Life Center in Layton, UT. She worked for 15 years at North Davis Junior High School in the School Lunch Program. She loved to collect salt and pepper shakers and has 500 pair from all over the world. She was an avid cross word puzzler and most of all loved spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband, Gerald Leslie Lautenschlager; children: Rebecca Jones, Gerald Lautenschlager Jr., Stephen Lautenschlager, Jeffrey Lautenschlager; 10 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and sister, Frances Pete. She was preceded in death by her parents; and siblings: Gerald, Stanley, George, Marion, Melba and Lila.

The family would like to thank Rocky Mountain Hospice, especially Brandy and Karen for their care given to Wanetta.

Memorial Services will be held Monday, February 19, 2018, at 5 p.m. at The Christian Life Center 2352 East Highway 193, Layton, UT. The family will greet friends one hour prior to services. Interment will be in the Sunnyside Cemetery in Naumburg, NY.

The family suggest donations be made to Rocky Mountain Hospice.

Arrangements entrusted to Provident Funeral Home Ogden, UT.

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