Amelia  Wood

Obituary of Amelia Wood


HERKIMER – Amelia Ann Lolio Wood “Mimi” passed away peacefully on Sunday evening January 28, 2018 in her home in Herkimer with her granddaughter Shelby who was caring for her.


She was born January 5, 1943 in Herkimer, NY a daughter of the late Anthony and Genevieve (Durant) Lolio. She graduated from FrankfortSchuyler Central School, Class of 1961. She worked as head cook for 30 years at Barringer Road School in Ilion. She enjoyed coloring beautiful pictures and spending time with her great – granddaughter Sophia Marie. She was of the Catholic faith.


She is survived by her beloved family; her children, William Wood and companion Julie Leonard, Walter (Ike) Wood and wife Bev Wood, Anthony Wood, Dennis Wood and his wife Beth Wood. Her grandchildren, Anthony Wood, Kassidy Webster, Andrew Wood, Shelby Wood, Haley Wood, Nicholas Wood, Matthew Wood, Samantha Overacker, Jessica Govero, Jerrica Norris, Dana Norris, Erica Johnson and Zachary Bowman. Her great-grandchildren, Sophia, Anthony, III, Ivy, Lillianna, Waylon, Aubrianna, Michael, Jenna, Lucas, Ethan, Cameron, Hunter, Gracie, Maddison, and Jeffery. Her siblings, Ann (Bob) Jenks, Mary Shlotzhauer, Elizabeth Mannino, and Thomas Mannino. And her many nieces, nephews, and godchildren and a very special cousin, Jeanette (Eric) Axellson and a very special lifelong friend Joanne Palumbo. She had a very special daughter-in-law Tammy Wood as well.


She was predeceased by her parents, her brother John Lolio, her special sister-in-law Edna Mundorff and daughter-in-law, Patricia Wood.


Funeral services will be held on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 10:30 am from Our Lady Queen of Apostles Church, Frankfort, NY where a Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by the Rev. Paul Catena, Pastor.  Interment will take place in the spring, 2018 at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Frankfort. Calling hours at the Enea & Ciaccia Family Funeral Home, 4309 Acme Road (Town of Frankfort), Ilion, NY are on Thursday (THE WEEK PRIOR TO THE FUNERAL) February 1, 2018 from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM. Arrangements are being handled by Harry & Kevin Enea and Martin Ciaccia (315) 894-8000.