Carol Wood


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Posted Online: March 16, 2013, 5:35 pm
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Carol Wood, Davenport, made her passage to be amongst the angels at her home on Saturday, March 16, 2013.
In accordance with Carol's wishes, all services will be private. Runge is assisting in arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in her memory to the ASPCA.
She was a loving and beloved mother and grandmother. She was also a loyal, hard worker in all the various occupations she engaged in throughout her life.
Survivors are children, Connie Haddock and Jack; grandchildren, Jeff Hacker and Charlotte Goble. She was preceded by brother, Earl Wayne Linhart; sister Sheila Kay Linhart.












 



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