Lenora E. Peterson Wood, 87
Lenora E. Peterson Wood, 87, of Allegan passed away on Nov. 5, 2015, at Allegan County Medical Care Community in Allegan. Lenora was born Dec. 1, 1927, in Kalamazoo, the daughter of Leonard and Elsie (Whipple) Peterson.
Lenora spent more than 32 years in the healthcare profession as a surgical assistant for Allegan General Hospital. She loved her many cats over the years, most recently spending time with her little "Rosebud." Birdwatching and pencil sketching were two of Lenora's favorite pastimes.
Lenora is survived by her four children, Judy Dimock, Timothy and Teri Dimock, JoAnn and Bruce Maurer and Janet and Milo Holroyd; 14 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her two sons, Michael and Kenneth; and three brothers, Ray Campbell, Richard Peterson and Leonard Peterson.
Memorials may be made to Allegan County Medical Care Community, 3265 122nd Ave., Allegan, MI 49010 and Wishbone Pet Rescue Alliance, P.O. Box 124, Douglas, MI 49406 (http://wishbonepetrescue.org/give/donate-online/).
Private interment will be at Hudson Corners Cemetery.
Arrangements are being provided by Gorden Funeral Residence, Allegan Chapel, www.gordenfuneral.com.