MARQUETTE HEIGHTS - Treva Rose Persich Wood, age 72, of Marquette Heights passed away on Friday, Dec. 7, 2012, at Kindred Hospital in Peoria.
Treva was born on Dec. 26, 1939, in Peoria, Ill., to Rudolph Marston and Velma Louise (Schwarts) Persich.
Treva is survived by her mother; two daughters, Michelle (Vince) Poorbaugh and Stephanie Wood; daughter-in-law, Brenda Flynn; eight grandchildren, Matthew Wood, Joshua Stevens, Travis Wood, Rachel Wood, Heather Wood, Brittany Meischner, Amanda Wood-Smith and Jacob Meischner; 11 great-grandchildren, Morgan Wood, Quinn Wood, Haley Wood, Hanna Wood, Anna Melincoff, Brandon Wood, Isabel Wood, Emma Wood, Elizabeth Wood, Bowen Wood and Eli Smith; two sisters, Sharon (Gene) Nelson and Carol (Tom) David; and one brother, Marty (Freida) Persich.
She was preceded in death by her father; her son, Michael Wood; and one daughter, Sonya Meischner.
Treva worked as a secretary for Heritage House and sold for Avon, Amway, House of Lloyd, Tupperware and many others companies.
Cremation rites will be accorded and a celebration of life will be held on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012, beginning at 5 p.m. at Treva's home, 631 Sangamon Road in Marquette Heights.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Michelle Poorbaugh in the care of Treva Wood through PNC Bank, 3545 Court St., Pekin, IL 61554.
Online condolences may be made through www.cumerford.com.