|(Monday - November
23, 2020) - Marilyn D. Wood, age 91, of Kingsford, passed away on
Wednesday, November 18, at Maryhill Manor Nursing Home in Niagara.
Marilyn was born on June 26, 1929, in Iron Mountain, daughter of the
late Leo and Doris (Luppen) Duford. She was a life-long resident of Iron
Mountain and graduated from Iron Mountain High School. She married
Marvin Wood on November 8, 1947, in Iron Mountain. He preceded her in
death in 1994. Marilyn worked many years as a payroll clerk for Grede
Foundry in Kingsford. She also worked at Monette's IGA in the meat
department and for many years as a laundry attendant at the Kingsford
She enjoyed baking and oil painting in her younger
years and will be missed by her family and many friends.
is survived by one son David (Lori Mueller) Wood of Fond Du Lac,
Wisconsin; one daughter Lynn Wood of Kingsford; two grandchildren Gail
(Mike) Peterson of Eden, Wisconsin, and Debby (Derek Moore) Koenig of
Milwaukee; four great-grandchildren Christopher, Calvin, Ally, and
Dustin; one brother in law Joseph Groleau of Iron Mountain and many
nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband
Marvin, Marilyn was preceded in death by one brother Lloyd (Ann) Duford;
seven sisters-in-law Delores (John) Trulock, Joyce Groleau, Sharon
(Gary) Freberg, Pat (Lyle) Wood, Helen (Larry) Marheine, Vivian (Floyd)
Wood, and Patty (Clark) Wood.
In accordance with Marilyn's
wishes, private family services will be held. Burial will be in Cemetery
Park in Iron Mountain.
You may leave a condolence or tribute for
Marilyn's family online at:
The family has chosen the Jacobs Funeral Home and Cremation Services
of Iron Mountain to honor Marilyn's legacy of life.