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Bertha (Mattice) Wood obituary

contributed by Tonya Frickey

Bertha Wood
Oct. 4, 1996

Bertha Mattice Wood, 85, of Burtonville Road, died Friday after being stricken at home. She had lived in Burtonville since 1982, after moving there from Schoharie.

She was employed in the cafeteria at Schoharie Central School for many years before retiring.

Mrs. Wood was a member of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witnesses in Johnstown.

Her husband, Frank H. Wood, died Sept. 19, 1982.

Survivors include a daughter, Rheuama K. Freeman of Burtonville; two brothers, Lester Struder of Sedalia, Mo., and Gordon Manchester of Odessa, Texas.

A graveside service will take place Monday at 1 p.m. at the Lutheran Cemetery in Schoharie. There will be no calling hours.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Esperance Volunteer Fire Department rescue squad, Esperance 12066; or to a charity of one's choice.

Arrangements are by the White-Van Buren Funeral Home, 1779 Main St., Delanson.

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