BERTHA WOOD, 90, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Friday, June 26, 2009 at the Hospice Care of the VNA in Wilkes-Barre. She was born Sept. 8, 1918, in Wilkes-Barre. She was a resident of Edwardsville for most of her life. Prior to retiring, she was employed as a seamstress. She was a member of Dr. Edwards Memorial Congregational Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clifford; and two sons, Clifford and Donald. Surviving are her son, James, of Wilkes-Barre; three grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. from the Karl E. Blight Funeral Home, 392 Wyoming Ave., Kingston. Interment will be in Forty Fort Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday, from 9 to 11 a.m.