Vanda June (Courtright) Van Wormer

December 25, 1927 - August 09, 2016 

Vanda June (Courtright) Van Wormer

December 25, 1927 - August 09, 2016 

Obituary for Vanda June (Courtright) Van Wormer


Vanda June (Geordt) (Courtright) Van Wormer, 88, of Toledo, Ohio died peacefully in her sleep on August 9, 2016.

Vanda was born on December 25, 1927, in Toledo, Ohio to George Geordt and Esther Geordt (Tefft). She married John Courtright in 1944, and spent many years working as a pharmacy technician. They raised two sons and were married for 44 years, until John’s passing. Vanda remarried in 1992, and spent 16 years with John Van Wormer until his death. Vanda loved to dance, spent many hours crafting, was an avid reader and loved to work in her garden.

Vanda is survived by her son, James Courtright; step-son, Tom Van Wormer; (Lauri), her grandchildren, Rebecca Frank (Tim), John Courtright (Shana), Ryan and Jonathan Courtright; step-grandchildren, Emily, Eric and Ethan Van Wormer; great grandchildren, Kayley Courtright and Isabelle Frank; nieces and nephews. Vanda was preceded in death by her husband, John Courtright; husband, John Van Wormer; mother, Esther Geordt; father, George Geordt; son, John “Jac” Courtright; brothers, Clarence ”Clay” Geordt and George “Bill” Geordt; sister-in-law, Lucille Geordt; daughters-in-law, Connie Courtright and Donna Courtright and grandson, Heath Courtright.

Friends are invited to visit on Friday, August 12, 2016, from 11 a.m., until the funeral service at 1 p.m., in the Ansberg-West Funeral Home, 3000 Sylvania Avenue, (between Secor and Douglas Roads). In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio, 30000 East River Road, Perrysburg, OH 43551.

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