Herbert E. Wood Lansing Formerly of Carson City, MI Age 86 passed away Friday, November 1, 2013 at Tendercare West under the loving care of his family. He was born March 12, 1927 in Matherton, Michigan the son of Lewis and Bertha (Allan) Wood. Herbert served our country in the United States Navy. He worked for Standard Oil/Amoco/Bp for 18 years until his retirement; prior to that, Herbert worked for Ford Motor Company. He enjoyed Golfing, traveling and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren and great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 60 years, Patricia A Wood in 2009. Also preceding him in death are 2 brothers, Allen Wood and Murdo Wood and 3 sisters, Margaret Proctor, Maxine Fenn and Patricia Louchs. He is survived by his son, Timothy (Lu) Wood; 2 grandchildren, Courtney (Erik) LeRoy and Joshua Wood; 5 great grandchildren, Lainey, Seeley, Harper, Violet and Avery. Herbert's family will celebrate his life on Wednesday, November 6, 2013 with Mass at St. Gerard Catholic Parish at 10:30 AM with Father John P. Klein officiating. The family will receive visitors on Tuesday from 2-4 & 6-8 PM with a Rosary service at 7:00 PM at Tiffany Funeral Home, Lansing and 1 hour prior to the service at church on Wednesday. Memorial contributions may be given to Hospice House of Mid-Michigan. To leave messages of condolence for the family, please visit www.tiffanyfuneralhome.com
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Tiffany Funeral Home
3232 W Saginaw St
Lansing, MI 48917
Published in Lansing State Journal on Nov. 2, 2013