In Memory of James Wood
James “Jim” Wood Age 57, of Chetek, WI died Friday, July 26, 2019 at the Mayo Clinic Health System in Barron, WI. He was born on September 14, 1961 in Rice Lake to Donald and Lucille (Matton) Wood. After he graduated from High School he was married to Carol Jones on October 20, 1979 in Barron, WI. Jim worked at several carnivals in the area, Jeromes and Seneca Bean Company. He loved fishing, working on cars, spoiling his grandkids and had a warped sense of humor.
He is survived by his daughters, Amber Wood of Almena, WI and Aurora Wood of Chetek; 2 grandchildren, Reia and Damon; a sister, Anna Wood of Chetek; and many people that considered him as their dad. He was preceded in death by his wife, Carol Wood; a daughter, Autumn Wood; his parents, Donald and Lucille Wood; and a brother, Edwin Wood.
Funeral Services will be held at 12PM Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at Appleyard’s Home for Funerals in Rice Lake, with interment in the Nora Cemetery in Rice Lake.
Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the Funeral Service at Appleyard’s Home for Funerals. In lieu of flowers, memorials would be appreciated.