2014-03-27 / Obituaries

Boyd Wood

Mr. Boyd R. Wood, 55 of Wyalusing, PA passed away suddenly on Saturday, March 29, 2014.

Born on Oct. 9, 1958, in Meshoppen, PA, he was a son of Henry, Sr. and Winifred Kinney Wood. He graduated from Wyalusing High School in the class of 1976. After graduation, he joined the United States Army, where he served in Germany. Upon being honorably discharged he came home and began working for Leprino’s Cheese Factory, Waverly, NY, for eight years and then went to work for Cargill Beef, Wyalusing, where he had worked for 22 years.

Boyd liked watching NASCAR.

Surviving are his sons, Brandon Wood, Monroeton and Eric Wood, Wyalusing; mother, Winifred Wood, Wyalusing; brothers and sister-in-law, Tom and Sue Wood, Wysox, Henry Wood, Jr., Dushore; sister and brother-in-law, Linda and Robert Gilbert, Forksville; grandchildren, Rylan Wood, Towanda, Ethan Wood, Wyalusing, Aryana Wood, Monroeton and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his father Henry Wood, Sr. in 1997.

A private graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family.

The family will provide the flowers and request that memorials be directed to the Wyalusing Valley Fire Co., c/o Tom Miller, PO Box 86, Wyalusing, Pa 18853.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the P. Dean Homer Funeral Home, 1 Grovedale Lane, Wyalusing.

To send condolences or sign the e-guestbook, please go to www.homerfuneralhome.com.

 

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