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Harriett Wood

Posted: Wednesday, Apr 2nd, 2014

MENDOTA - Harriett Wood, 91, of Mendota died March 31, 2014 at the Mendota Lutheran Home.

Funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 3 at the Merritt Funeral Home, Mendota with Rev. Michael Morrell officiating. Burial will be at Restland Cemetery. There is no visitation.

Harriett was born April 14, 1922 in Holcomb to Henry and Grace (Boumgarden) Rippentrop. She married Carl Wood on June 11, 1949 in Sycamore. He preceded her in death on Feb. 5, 2007.

Survivors include one sister, Berniece Brace of Byron and one brother, Glen (Mary) Rippentrop of Monroe Center.

She was preceded in death by her husband and four brothers.

Harriett worked at the Mendota Food Center and Mendota Trouser Factory before her retirement. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Mendota.

Memorials may be directed to the donorís choice.

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