Monday, July 29, 1991

Obituary: Amy Brownell Wood - Class of 1966

MADISON - Amy Brownell Wood, age 43, died on Friday, July 26, 1991, at University Hospital in Madison. She was born on March 19, 1948, in Madison. Amy was a graduate of Madison Central/University High School. She received BA's in Art and History from Earlham College in 1971, and in Biology from Indiana University in 1984. After residing in Indiana for 17 years, she returned to Madison to become liaison to the Board of Directors and Buying Clubs at North Farm Cooperative. During her illness, she was grateful for support from her family and friends, and from fellow cancer patients and counselors through the Marions Support System and the Winners Circle of Christ Presbyterian Church. She is survived by her parents, Jane H. Wood and E. Weston Wood; her brothers, Levi E. Wood and Kenneth W. Wood; and an aunt, Polly Wood, She asked that memorials be made to the Madison Audobon Society, and the Friends of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum. A memorial service will be held at the FIRST UNITARIAN SOCIETY MEETING HOUSE, 900 University Bay Drive, at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 1.
Cress Funeral Home
3620 Speedway Road

Originally published in the Wisconsin State Journal on July 29, 1991; submitted by Gerhard Ellerkamp (Class of 1966)