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Obituaries

Obituaries

Sherrie Lynn Wood 1965 - 2006 Baldwin City

Funeral services for Sherrie Lynn Wood, 40, Baldwin City, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at First United Methodist Church in Baldwin City. Burial will follow at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Pleasant Grove.Mrs. Wood died Saturday, Nov. 25, 2006, at her home.She was born Dec. 27, 1965, at Travis Air Force Base in Fairfield, Calif., the daughter of Donald R. and Ellen D. McDaniel Grammer.She moved to Baldwin City in 1971 and graduated from Baldwin High School in 1984. She then attended Baker University in Baldwin City.She had worked in the mailroom at Baker University and later ran a day care out of her home. She also had worked at Earl May Garden Center in Lawrence, the Baldwin Ledger, Stephens Real Estate in Baldwin City and most recently in the mass media and communication department at Baker University.She enjoyed gardening and attending her sons' football, baseball and wrestling events.She married Kevin D. Wood on June 1, 1985, in Baldwin City. He survives, of the home.Other survivors include two sons, Joshua Wood and Jeremy Wood, of the home; her mother, Ellen D. Grammer, Baldwin City; her father, Donald R. Grammer and wife Joyce, Lawrence; three brothers, Michael Grammer and wife Carol, Eudora; Kevin Grammer and wife Dawn, and Matthew Grammer, all of Baldwin City; her maternal grandmother, Edith McDaniel, Baldwin City; three nieces, two nephews and many cousins.Her maternal grandfather, Howard J. McDaniel, and paternal grandparents, Samuel and May Grammer, died earlier.The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home in Baldwin City.The family suggests memorial contributions to the Sherrie Wood Memorial Fund or the American Cancer Society, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 64, Baldwin City 66006.