Wanita L. Henderson, 49, of Gardner, KS, passed away Nov. 1, 2010 at Wellsville Retirement Community in Wellsville, KS.
Wanita was born April 15, 1961 in Denver, CO, to Billy G. and Bettie Jean (Duffield) Whittington. She retired as a licensed CNA and CMA for Mariner Health of Olathe 13 years ago. She was a member of the New Life Penticostal Church. Wanita loved her family, especially all of her grandchildren, very much. She will be dearly missed.
She was preceded in death by her parents, sister Ginna Lynn Nunley and brother Dwayne Whittington. Wanita is survived by her children, Roni Krenger and Guy of Gardner, Nita Murillo and Jose of Gardner, Bobby Whittington and Christina of Houston, TX, and Stacy Garza of AR; siblings Richard Whittington of Grandview, Mo, Wendall Whittington of TX, James Whittington of Carmel, IN, Terri Whittington of Olathe and Wanda Lou Ann Vivia of Houston, TX; and seven grandchildren, Salina, Jordan, Taylor, Moriah, Olivia, Luis and Dylan.
Funeral Service will be held at 11:30 am Friday, November 5, 2010 at the New Life Pentecostal Church, 11995 S Monticello Terr, Olathe, KS. Visitation will begin at 10:30 am before the service at the church. Burial to follow at the Gardner Cemetery. Memorial Contributions may be made to the New Life Pentecostal Church. Arrangements: Bruce Funeral Home, Gardner, KS, 913-856-7111. Condolences may be sent to www.brucefuneralhome.com