Dorothy E. Wood, age 92, a resident of Greenville, Ohio for 24 years, passed away on Saturday, March 24, 2012 at 3:04 PM at Maple Park Village in Westfield, Indiana. She was born on March 12, 1920 in Baltimore, Maryland to the late George C. & Effie E. (Richardson) Bauer.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband of 56 years Paul L. Wood Sr., and sister, Evelyn V. Bauer.
Dorothy is survived by her sons and daughters in law, Paul L. & Candi Wood Jr. of Noblesville, IN and George C. & Ardie Wood of Kansas City, MO; grandchildren, Martin (Beth) Wood, Sean (Melanie) Wood and Jennifer (Joe) Holloway; great grandchildren, Sean Madison, and twins Parker Meredith and Jordan McKenzie.
Dorothy was a homemaker. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church where she had been active in the Women’s Association including many years designing the annual PW Directory. She received the PW lifetime achievement award and a lifetime member of the Madeline Chapter of the Eastern Star in Vermilion, Ohio. Dottie and Paul were honored by the BPOE 1139 for their work in bingo and other Elk projections.
There will be a service held on Tuesday, March 27, 2012 at 11:00 AM at the First Presbyterian Church, 114 East 4th Street, Greenville, Ohio, with Rev. Dr. John Person officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenville Cemetery, Greenville, Ohio. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at church. Arrangements are under the direction of Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio.
It is the wishes of the family that memorial contributions be given to the First Presbyterian Church Memorial Fund. Condolences for the family may be expressed through www.zecharbailey.com