Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin on 6/24/2008
Gertrude R. Wood, of Hallstead, Pa.
Gertrude R. Wood, 86, of Hallstead, Pa., passed away June 22, 2008 in Barnes-Kasson Skilled Nursing Facility. She was predeceased by her husband, Clarence E. Wood in 1993. Surviving are four daughters, Virginia and Earl Decker, Linda and Larry Coleman, Josephine DiGeorgio, and Joyce Blackinton; two sons, George and Aretha Wood and Harold and Marjorie Wood; ten grandchildren, Joanne and Bruce Bowen, Robert Decker, Shawn Coleman, Julie and Sean Connors, Steven H. Wood, Tara Blackington, Raymond Eads, Karen Eads, Mary Jo and Billie DiGeorgio; many great-grandchildren; two brothers, Stanley Sturdevant and Amos and Betty Sturdevant; and several nieces and nephews. Gertrude was a member of the United Methodist Community Church, Great Bend, Pa., and a life member of the V.F.W. Auxiliary Post #6223. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, June 25, 2008, at the Tuttle-Yeisley Funeral Home, Hallstead, Pa. Interment will be made at the Vestal Park Cemetery, Vestal, N.Y. Friends may call at the funeral home, Wednesday from 10-11 a.m., prior to the service.