Wanda Nogueira Gubiotti died Nov. 3, 2010. She was born Dec. 13, 1930 in Brazil to Benedicto Nogueira Staut and Mercedes Nogueira Vilela. Wanda accepted Jesus as Saviour early in life. In 1956, Wanda married Geraldo Gubiotti. In 1980, they moved to Winnipeg to be near their grown children. That December, they all moved to Abbotsford, B.C., where Wanda and Geraldo began attending Bakerview Church. Wanda lived for the Lord. She served others by hosting extended family in her home every Sunday. She loved sewing for her family and restoring old clothes. Wanda was a prayer warrior, praying diligently and sharing Jesus’ love with those in need. Wanda is mourned by Geraldo; children Enoque (Edith), RoseMary (Bob) Spaulding, Estanislau (Esther); 8 grandchildren.
Karla is a writer for Mennonite World Conference who lives in Winnipeg.