Hazel Loretta (Peters) Wood Thomas, 97, of Pomona, Kansas, passed away Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018, at her home. She was born on May 16, 1920, in Stilwell, Oklahoma. She is the daughter of Mary Jane (Essary) Peters and Harvey Peters.
Hazel was preceded in death by her parents; her sisters, Eva Peters Bean, Esther Peters Steinsiek, Irene Peters Thomas, Adell Collette Peters, Ruth Peters, and Pauline Peters; her brothers, Tom Peters, Herschel Peters, Hugh Peters, Pete Peters, and Roy Peters. Her spouses were Lawrence Eugene Wood and Robert Harry “Dutch” Thomas, and sons, Don Wood and Danny Wood, and granddaughter, Michelle Wood.
Surviving Hazel are her children, Gail Lynn Wood Racy and Tom Wood. Her grandchildren, Kimberlee Wood Summurs, Robert Eugene Racy, and Monique Wood Spencer; and great-grandchildren, Andrew Wood, Danny Ochsmann, Xandar Chabrier, Carter Pilch, and Reese Spencer. Hazel’s great-great granddaughters are Adalynn and Mabel Wood.
To celebrate Hazel’s life, services will take place 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, at Roberts-Reed-Culver Funeral Home, 801 W. Locust, Stilwell, OK 74960. Interment will follow at Stilwell Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Midland Hospice in Topeka, Kansas, or to your local Hospice.