Jan 11, 2020 3:54 AM

Ila "Sue" Hunt 1943 - 2020

Posted Jan 11, 2020 3:54 AM

Ila "Sue" Hunt 76, of St. Joseph, passed away Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at her home in Country Club Village, MO.

She was born August 21, 1943 in Cosby, Missouri, daughter of Eva & CW Amos. She married William "Bill" Hunt, and they shared together 50 years. She graduated from Savannah High School. Sue worked at the VA Hospital in Leavenworth as a LPN. She enjoyed cooking, gardening and bird watching.

Sue was preceded in death by her husband, William "Bill" Hunt, father, CW Amos, and mother, Eva Amos.

She is survived by sons, Ken (Kristin) Nold of St. Joseph, and Sheldon Nold of Fort Campbell, KY, 6 grandchildren, Taylor, Christopher, KaLeigh, Joshua, Dustin and Jordan.

She will be cremated under the direction of the Rupp Funeral Home. Memorials are requested to the Friends of the Animal Shelter, St. Joseph.

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Phyllis Ann Wood  1953 - 2020

Phyllis Ann Wood 66, of St. Joseph, passed away Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at her home in St. Joseph.

She was born March 30, 1953 in St. Joseph, daughter of Betty and Fred Dennis. She graduated from Lafayette High School, class of 1971. She married Robert "Bob" Wood on June 9, 1973. She worked at Big Smith, H.D.Lee, TEVA, and Uniland. Phyllis enjoyed sewing, spending time with her grandchildren, and babysitting. She was a member of Wallace Christian Church.

Phyllis was preceded in death by her parents, sister, Virginia Lee Grippando, brother, David Dennis, sister, Donna Dennis, brothers-in-law, Earl Vandgrift and Ronnie Parton, and great niece, Baylee Martin.

Survivors include, husband, Robert "Bob" Wood of the home, daughters, Janet (Robert) Lines, St. Joseph, Jennifer Perkins, St. Joseph, son, Robert (Nichole) Wood, Jr., St. Joseph, brother, Fred (Cindy) Dennis, Rosendale, MO, sisters, Eva May (Frank) Wood, Neva Kay Vandgrift, and Kathy (Tommie) Edwards, grandchildren, Alexis and Elyzabeth Perkins, Gavin and Jaylynn Wood, Logan Dennis, Whitney Goforth, and Travis Edwards, brother-in-law, David Grippando and brother-in-law, Richard (Kay) Wood.

Funeral services will be 10:00 am, Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at Rupp Funeral Home, Rev. Clark Heckman officiating. The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM on Monday at the Rupp Funeral Home. The Interment will be at the Ashland Cemetery. Memorials are requested to the Special Olympics.