Howard S. Wood Jr.

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Howard S. Wood Jr. Obituary
Howard S. Wood Jr. of Downingtown Howard S. Wood, Jr., 83, of Downingtown, passed away on April 19, 2013. Born in 1929 in Carlstadt, N.J., Howard was the son of Catherine (Woods) and Howard S. Wood, Sr., both deceased. A graduate of Fordham University, he served honorably in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. Howard was a self-employed salesman most of his career. Remembered for his friendliness and warm sense of humor, he was known as "Grampy" to his grandchildren, who were the great love of his life. Howard is survived by his wife, Rosemary (Meehan) Wood; his children, Jonathan M. Wood (Melissa) of Tampa, Fla. and Matthew P. Wood (Shannon) of West Chester; and his grandchildren, Skylar, Keira and Xavier Wood. He is also survived by his sister, Andrea Hankins. Relatives and friends are invited to his visitation 9 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 27, at the Donohue Funeral Home, 43 W Lancaster Avenue, Downingtown, PA 19335, 610-269-3080 and to his Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Church, 338 Manor Avenue, Downingtown, PA 19335. Interment will be at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery on Monday, April 29, 2013. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Disease Association, 399 Market Street, Suite 102, Philadelphia, PA 19106. Online condolences at www.donohuefuneralhome.com.

Published in The Daily Local on Apr. 24, 2013
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