Archive for Thursday, October 15, 1998


October 15, 1998


Services for Malinda Clara Hood, 73, Baldwin, will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at Immanuel Lutheran Church.

Ms. Hood died Wednesday, Oct. 14, 1998, at the Baldwin Care Center.

She was born Nov. 24, 1924, in Lincoln, the daughter of Herman Wacker and Emma Hildebrandt Wacker. She moved to Lawrence in 1950 from Lincoln.

She worked at the Kansas Union at Kansas University. She also worked at the Green Lantern in Lawrence. She was a member of the Immanuel Lutheran Church.

Survivors include two sons, Kenneth Hood, Spring Valley, Calif., and Terry Hood, Hawaii; three daughters, Sandra Elston and Donna Thomas, both of Lawrence, and Cheryl Wilson, Baldwin; two sisters, Minnie Stroede, Ellsworth, and Ella Zelenka, Warner, Okla.; 10 grandchildren, two stepgrandchildren and two stepgreat-grandchildren.

Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. today at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home.

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