V. Wood
V. Wood

Obituary of V. Wood

V. Ercelia "Erkie" Wood, 83 of Winchester, IL passed away Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at Liberty Village in Pittsfield.

She was born May 24, 1934 in rural Scott Co. to Ercil and Ruth Hart.  She married Joseph M. Wood in 1950 and he preceded her in death. Also preceding her was her brother Gene Hart.

Surviving is her daughter, Pam (David) Fowler of Winchester, sons, Reg (Nancy) Wood, of Winchester and Marty (Kim) Wood of Pittsfield, five grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, sister Leona (Ray) Swartz of Florence, and several nieces and nephews. 

She was a homemaker and also a very skilled marksman with a rifle. She loved making crafts with her daughter and cooking for her family and friends. 

She accepted Christ at age 14 and was a member of the Bluffs Baptist Church.

The absolute love of her life was her family, especially her husband Joe. She was loved by them in return.

Visitation will be Tuesday, Jan. 23rd at Coonrod Funeral Home in Winchester from 4 to 7 p.m. with a memorial service at 7 pm.  Private family committal will be held.

Memorials are suggested to the family. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.airsman-hires.com