Obituary for Arnold Lee Wood

Arnold Lee Wood

Birth Date: Nov. 14th, 1936
Date Passed: Feb. 21st, 2018


Arnold Lee Wood age 81, of Muskegon, MI. formally of Ravenna was called to his heavenly home by his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 while in the care of Harbor Hospice of Muskegon. He was born on November 14, 1936 in Harrisburg, MI to the late Henry and Florence (Raferty Wood. He married Rosalie (Empie) Mull of Sparta on August 12, 1966. He was employed at Alloy Grey iron of Ravenna. And later Austin’s Nursery of Ravenna. He was a loyal member of the Ravenna United Methodist Church since 1978. Arnold enjoyed doing crossword puzzles, reading his Bible and taking long walks. While on his walks he would collect discarded pop cans and bottles. The deposits from them would always go into the church collection plate. Arnold is survived by his wife of 51+ years: Rosalie Wood of Muskegon, Step Children, Ray Empie of California, Patricia (Mark) Stancliff of Conklin, David (Heidi) Mull of Allendale, Jeffrey Mull of Coopersville, Ellen (Edwin) Snook of White Cloud and Bruce Mull of Ravenna. 17 Grandchildren, 11 Great Grandchildren and 1 Great Great Grandchild. Several nieces and nephews also survive. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother: Robert Wood. A Memorial Service will be conducted on Monday, march 5, 2018 at 1:00pm at the Ravenna United Methodist Church in Ravenna with Pastor Carl Black officiating. Cremation has taken place. The family will be at the church from 12:00pm until time of service to greet friends. Memorials may be directed to the Family. Go to: or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna Inc. to sign the online guestbook. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511


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