Lorrine Woods

Godfrey | Tuesday, February 5 2013

Lorrine P. Woods, 88, died at 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at her winter residence in Alamo, Texas. Born February 2, 1925 in Shawneetown, IL, she was the daughter of Daniel and Bessie (Frailey) Crunk. She was a butcherette for Tri-city Grocery in Alton and the Kroger Store in Alton and Godfrey. She later got an associate degree in accounting from Lewis and Clark Community College and became a secretary for the Metropolitan United Methodist Church in downtown Alton. She was a member of the Godfrey Baptist Church. On June 4, 1952 she married Harry F. Woods in East Alton. He preceded her in death on June 19, 2004. Surviving is a daughter and son-in-law, Carolyn and Richard Watsek of Godfrey, two grandchildren, Jane Schmotzer (John) of St. Louis, MO, and Timothy Watsek of Cheyenne, WY, a sister-in-law, Daisy Crunk of New Baden, IL and several dear nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a great grandchild, Lauren Watsek, and two brothers, William and Lowell Crunk. Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at Gent Funeral Home in Alton where funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, February 14, 2013. Reverend Dr. Glen Greenwood will officiate. Burial will be at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto. Memorials may be made to the Godfrey Baptist Church. Online guestbook and information may be found at

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