OBITUARY

Catherine A. Root Wood

April 28, 1923November 5, 2012

CATHERINE A. WOOD, 89, of Fort Wayne, died on Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, at Ashton Creek Health & Rehab. Born April 28, 1923, in Fort Wayne, she was a daughter of the late Enid and Belva Root. She retired as a bookkeeper from ACE Radiator. She was a member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church and American Legion Post 82 Ladies Auxiliary. Surviving are her son, John (Penny) Wood of Fort Wayne; daughter, Dianna Wood of Fort Wayne; grandchildren, Dana (Cody) Statler, Haley (Ben) Heath and Kelly (Garrett) Wiejak; and great-grandchildren, Briana Cook, Mya Statler, Jayda Statler, and Cody Michael Statler. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth, in 2010; and eight brothers and sisters. Funeral service is 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 3425 Crescent Ave., with calling one hour prior. The Rev. Mark Neubacher officiating. Calling also from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, at Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Home, 6131 St. Joe Road. Burial in Lindenwood Cemetery. Preferred memorials to the church.

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, November 7, 2012
  • Visitation Friday, November 9, 2012
  • Visitation Friday, November 9, 2012
  • Funeral Service Saturday, November 10, 2012
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Catherine A. Root Wood

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Ben Ahrens

November 14, 2012

Dana and family, I'm very sorry for your loss.
Ben Ahrens

Larry & Peggy Kreigh

November 11, 2012

We wish to extend to the family our . heartfelt condolences. We were friends from way back. Larry and I used to play cards with your Mom, Dad and Grandpa Jess. Larry's Mom and Dad, Jack & Nilah Kreigh, would also play with us. Haven't seen your Mom for quite a while. Enjoyed spending time with them many years age. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. May God give you His Strength and Peace.

November 9, 2012

Art and Sharon Herrick wish to express our sympathy to your family. Your mother was a delightful lady. Art knew your folks through the radiator shop and we both knew both your folks from Ashley and Morgan Herrick's birthday parties. May God comfort you at this time. Art/Sharon Herrick, Garrett, IN

steven shie

November 8, 2012

john and family the shie family is sorry to hear the loss of your mother our prayers are with you god bless

the steve shie family

Wilma & Bob Page

November 7, 2012

John, Penny and family. Bob and I are so sorry to hear about your mothers death. Now your mom and dad are together again. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May God bless you during this difficult time.

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