A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11, at Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Madison, with Monsignor Kenneth Fiedler officiating. Burial will be at Resurrection Cemetery in Madison.
Visitation will be at the church at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday until the Mass.
Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s & Dementia Alliance of WI, Agrace Hospice Care or a charity of your choice.
Cress Funeral and Cremation Service in Madison assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.CressFuneralService.com.
Mrs. Kostka Wood was born May 17, 1926, in Stevens Point, a daughter of the late August and Anna (Dayo) Kostka.
She was married to George E. Wood Aug. 27, 1966, at Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Madison. He died in 2009.
She received degrees in English and speech and a master’s degree in library science from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UW-Milwaukee).
She worked several years on UW-Madison campus with the University Industry Research Program and later with the Engineering Library Information Services Division.
She was involved in travel; theatre; reading; dancing; estate, garage and book sales; teaching English as a second language; volunteering; and she had a pilot’s license.
Survivors include family and friends that include Nancy and Warren Onken.