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Stanley E, Wood

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Stanley E, Wood Obituary
Wood, Stanley E.
96, passed away at home surrounded by his family on June 8, 2014. Stanley was born on October 25, 1917 in Pomona California the son of Ruby Haigler Wood and Stanley E. Wood. Stanley is survived by his wife of 73 years Irene E. Wood, Sister Mildred Marche and Brother Homer Wood, Daughter Carol J. Longstaff, Sons William B. Wood and Donald E. Wood and Son-in-Law Derek E. Longstaff. Stanley had 5 Grandchildren and 5 Great-Grandchildren. Stanley is preceded in passing by his siblings Robert Wood, Margie Law, John Wood and Grandson Richard Bowen. Stanley lived most of his life in Tempe and Phoenix. Stanley graduated from Arizona State. In his early years Stanley was in construction which was the family trade, he also was a businessman, the owner of Stan Wood Chevron in Tempe. Stanley worked at Goodyear Aerospace for many years. Later Stanley taught Industrial Arts at Sunnyslope and Greenway High Schools until he retired. Stanley was a lifelong musician and played his guitar in a band until his early 90's. Stanley was a Freemason for 57 years, he belonged to the Wayfarers Lodge #50, Thunderbird Lodge #15 and the El Zaribah Shrine. Thunderbird Lodge #15 was the lodge of his grandfather. Stanley will be greatly missed by family and friends. Visitation will be from 8:30-9:30 AM, with service at 9:30 AM on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Hansen Chapel, 8314 N. 7th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85020. Burial to follow at Phoenix Memorial Park, 200 W. Beardsley, Phoenix. Please visit for online condolences.
Published in The Arizona Republic on June 12, 2014
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