Wanda Joy Chance, age 80, of Spring Grove Township, Green County, WI, passed away on Tuesday, June 12, 2018, at her home. She was born on May 6, 1938 in Bridgeport, AL, the daughter of Jess and Willie Mae (Crafton) Hughes. She married Elmer Gene Chance on January 10, 1953 in Rosville, GA.
Wanda had worked as a CNA for the Beloit Memorial Hospital, Beloit, WI. She enjoyed drawing.
She is survived by her husband Elmer; two sons, Steve (Randi) Chance, Upland, IN and Billy Chance, Brodhead; grandchildren, Chastity Ostenson, Brodhead, Erica (Adam)Anderson, Beloit, Jacob (Haley) Ostenson, Janesville, Megan (Kyle) Chance, Monroe, Rachel Chance, Upland, IN; and five great-grandchildren, Matthew, Caitlyn, Amarra, John, Mia; two sisters-in-law, Barbara Hughes, Beloit, Vivienne Hughes, Ft. Oglethorpe, GA; and a very close friend, Nikki (Joe) Turner, Monroe,. She was preceded in death by her parents and five brothers.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at the D.L. Newcomer Funeral Home Brodhead, WI with Rev. Sue Melrose officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery, rural Brodhead. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. on Tuesday until time of services at the funeral home.