Orville Gordon Woods, 75, Manlius, Passes Away

Manlius: - Funeral services for Orville Gordon Woods, 75, who passed away today in the Prairie View Nursing Home in Princeton, will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. in the Johnson Funeral Home with the Rev. William Wood officiating. Burial will be in the Manlius Cemetery.

Visitation will be Monday evening from 7 until 9 o'clock and Masonic Rites will be held at 8:30 Monday evening.

He was born in Whiteside County on April 21, 1886, the son of Edgar and Anna McWorter Woods. On June 2, 1915 he married Delia Hamilton in Iverness, Mont. He was a member of the Manlius Masonic Lodge 933 and the Order of Eastern Star.

Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. O. F. (Marjorie) Krug, Manlius; two brothers, Chester, Raton, Mexico; and Wayne, Burlington, Wyo.; two sisters, Mrs. Mabel Hinrichs, Evanston, and Mrs. Charlotte Horr, Munich, Mich., and four grandchildren. Preceding him in death was his wife, a brother and a sister.

(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois, September 2, 1961, submitted by Melva L. Taylor) 




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