Archive for Thursday, October 27, 2005

Barbara J. Wood


October 27, 2005

Graveside services for Barbara Jean Wood, 73, Lenexa, will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Shawnee Memorial Gardens of Lenexa.
Mrs. Wood died Sunday, Oct. 23, 2005, at Plaza Manor Nursing Home in Kansas City, Mo.
She was born Aug. 17, 1932, in Dewitt, Mo., the daughter of Guy and Cuma Wake. She was a longtime resident of the De Soto area.
Mrs. Wood worked for Gulf Oil and also Midway Coal Company for 32 years.
She was a member of the De Soto Eastern Star, where she was auxiliary president. She was a life member of De Soto Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6654.
She married Herb Wood on Nov. 8, 1953, in Kansas City, Mo. He survives of the home.
Other survivors include a brother, Ray Wake, Independence, Mo.
A brother, Guy Wake Jr., preceded her in death.
The family suggests memorials to the De Soto VFW Post 6654, P.O. Box 54, De Soto 66018.
Cedar Crest Memorial Chapel in De Soto was in charge of arrangements.

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