Dorothy Jean Wood (nee Godfrey)

Nov. 2, 1925 - Aug. 9, 2007

Dorothy Jean Wood (nee Godfrey) of Waukesha died Thursday, Aug. 9, 2007, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital at age 81. Dorothy was born Nov. 2, 1925, in Waupaca, the daughter of Myron and Mabel (nee Nelson) Godfrey.

Dorothy will be sadly missed by her children, Nancy (Tim) Covell of Alaska, Linda Grimm of Waukesha and Thomas Wood of Milwaukee; grandchildren, Angela (Adam) Pearson and Jason Grimm and Amy (Dave) Brueland; great-grandsons, Calvin and Henry Pearson; brother, Thomas (Eloise) Godfrey; brother-in-law, Tyler (Barbara) Wood and her dear friend, Bob Prochnow. Dorothy is further survived by nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, Calvin.

A memorial service for Dorothy will be held Saturday, Aug. 18, 2007, at noon at the Holly Funeral Home, 526 S. Main St. in Waupaca. A visitation will be held at 11 a.m. until the time of service.

Memorials in Dorothy’s name may be directed to the Salem United Methodist Church or to the Alzheimer’s Association.

Holly Funeral Home, 526 S. Main St. in Waupaca is serving the family. For further information, please call the Holly Funeral Home at (715) 258-4020, or for an online obituary, visit our Web site at www.hollyfuneralhome.com.