Winifred "Wendy" Torrance is a fictional character in Stephen King's 1977 novel The Shining, and it's 1980 film adaptation, and the wife of Jack Torrance, and the mother of Danny Torrance.
Role in the film
Wendy is first seen talking with the nurse about Danny and his imaginary friend, Tony.
While searching the hotel for Danny, Wendy discovers Dick Hallorann
's body in the lobby, and is horrified by the sight of it.