City of O’Fallon congratulates Wood Bakery on 50th anniversary


Mayor Herb Roach read a proclamation declaring November 20 as Wood Bakery Day in O’Fallon to commemorate the bakery’s 50th anniversary. (O’Fallon Weekly Photo by Nick Miller)

The second City Council meeting of the month began with a proclamation declaring November 20, 2017 as Wood Bakery Day, celebrating the bakery’s 50th anniversary in downtown O’Fallon.

Owners Jim and Barbara Schmitt, along with several family members, were present to accept the proclamation. At the conclusion of the proclamation reading, Mayor Herb Roach urged “all of our citizens to stop by Wood Bakery and buy some of their delicious pastries.”

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