Francis Wood Sr. - May 16, 2012
Francis A. Wood Sr., “Woody”, 89 years, of Oakland, passed away Thursday, May 10, 2012, as a result of injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident in rural Oakland.
Survivors include his four sons, Francis Jr. (Jean) of Wayne, Harlan (Cindy Kay), James (Betty June) all of Lincoln, Raymond (Penny) of Blue Springs, Mo.; three daughters, Ilene (Dan) Baumert of Fremont, Nancy (Kim) Daugherty of West Point, Cindy Wood of Lincoln; 19 grandchildren and spouses; 27 great-grandchildren; sisters, Ramona Deitemeyer of Lincoln, Luella Marra of Wayne, Marjorie Vogt of Bancroft; many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service was Monday, May 14, 2012, at the First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Oakland. Rev. Mark Eldal officiated. Organist was Marian Moseman.
Burial was in the Oakland Cemetery with Military Honors by Ryan VFW Post No. 5543 and American Legion Post No. 46. Bearers were his grandchildren.
Memorials are suggested to Ryan VFW Post No. 5543 and Oakland Mercy Hospital.