Wanda MeslerFrankson (Bortz)

Wanda MeslerFrankson (Bortz)

Wanda MeslerFrankson (Bortz) of Jamestown, N.Y. passed away Friday February 9, 2018 in WCA hospital following a lengthy illness.

Wanda was preceeded in death by her grandparents, mother Laura Allen Michel-Wilder and her father Charles Bortz. Her brother Rick Whipple from Ellington, NY, two infant sons: Tommy and Justin Whitman.

Wanda is survived by four sisters; Rolanda Maxim from Gardner, Mass; Geneva Wiles from New Prague, Minn; Geraldine Silverthorn from Wellsville, NY; Yvonne Huntley Sherburne, NY.

Four children: Arin Whiteman, Tarren Whiteman, Uzene Bortz and Taija Pettit.

Four grandchildren: Shelby, Ryan, Makala and Xavier.

Wanda loved to do many kinds of crafting and thrifting as a hobby and had an endless love for animals. She loved to volunteer and did so at many different places over times. She was the kind of person that would help anyone in need if she was able to. She will be missed dearly by all who knew her.

There will be no funeral or viewing. Wanda had opted to donate her body to science. Plans are taking place to have a memorial service for her at a later date which will be announced.

If anyone would like to make a donation, she would have liked it made to the American Cancer Society. Wanda herself was a cancer survior.