A Celebration of Life for Caroline Augusta Wandel/Mensch/Sibert, 71 of Lawrence. will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, July 14, 2018 at Lawrence Bible Chapel, 505 Monterey Way, Lawrence, 66049. Caroline went to be with the Lord on June 30, 2018 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
Caroline was born August 9, 1946 in Nanticoke, PA, the daughter of Albert and Betty (Sibert) Mensch. She graduated from Naticoke High in 1964 and married Robert Wandel in Sweet Valley, PA in 1966.
Caroline was a loving wife and mother. She enjoyed watching children grow and cared for many children just as lovingly as she did her own children. Her hobbies included: caring for her pets including squirrels and birds, cross stitch, crocheting, reading, fishing and putting puzzles together. Her hugs were healing. She will be dearly missed by family and friends.
Her survivors include, her loving husband of 51 years, Robert L. Wandel, and her two children, Robert D. Wandel and Jennifer Louise Walters. Other survivors include Patricia Wandel/daughter-in-law, Michael Paul Daughtry/grandson, Katy Louise Walters/granddaughter, and Guinevere Purity Birkitt/great-granddaughter, Josiah Ash Daughtry / great-grandson and two brothers, Chuck Senkus and Robert Senkus.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her name to Lawrence Bible Church, 505 Monterey Way, Lawrence, KS 66049 or The Lawrence Human Society to care for animals that she loved so much, 1805 E. 19th Street, Lawrence, KS 66046 and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.