Eileen Woods, 89, of Panama City, Florida passed away Monday, May 26, 2014 after a lengthy illness.
Eileen is formerly of Niles, MI and Sebring, FL. She enjoyed golf, card games, traveling, was fun loving and social, a pretty, proud and determined Irish lady-even as ""retired"" actively working in retail well into her 80's . Eileen loved her family very much and enjoyed birds, flowers, and all animals, especially her Jack Russell ""Jodie"", a loyal companion to the end.
Eileen is preceded in death by her loving husband Joseph L. Woods; parents Edward and Bertha O'Brien of Niles; daughters Cheryl Wainwright and Jan Sayer; brother Jack O'Brien; two sisters Gerry Baker and Faith Martin.
She is survived by her two sisters Marg Brown and Bonnie Huffman; brother-in-law Reg Baker; her son John (Theo) Wainwright, and daughter Karen (Vince) O'Keefe; son-in-law Steve Sayer; grandchildren Scott Davis, Clynt Davis Tricia Wolfinger, Alicia Swenson, Kalani Wainwright ; six great grandchildren; one great –great grandchild.
Special thanks to Jerry Lung for her generous and loving care.
The local family will welcome and meet friends and mourners at Kent-Forest Lawn Funeral Home 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Thursday, May 29, 2014. The extended family intends a private service in Niles Michigan in June. Memorial donations may be made to Animal Rescue Center of Bay County.
2403 Harrison Ave.
Panama City, Fla. 32405
Published in Panama City News Herald on May 28, 2014
2403 Harrison Avenue Panama City, FL 32405