Donald Wood

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Donald C. Wood, 86, of Dimock, passed away, Monday, September 9, 2013 at Endless Mountains Health Systems, Montrose.

Born October 2, 1926 in Montrose, he was the son of the late Clark C. and Nina (Valentine) Wood.

Donald graduated from Montrose High School in 1944 and then served in the US Army Air Corps as the Military Police from 1944 to 1946 during the World War II.

After the war, he worked at North Penn Power Co. as a Lineman for four years, he then worked for the former Bendix Corp/Allied Signal Company at the their South Montrose Plant for 37 years retiring the Safety & Security Administrator in 1989.

He was a member of the Dimock Community Church, the American Legion Gardner-Warner Post #154, Montrose, the United Fire Company, Montrose where he was currently the longest serving member of 69 years, he was the past Master and member of the Warren Lodge#240 F.& A.M., Montrose, Past High Priest of the Warren Royal Arch Chapter #180, Past Commander of the Nazarene Commandary Knights Templar #099, and The Irem Temple Shrine.

Additionally he was formerly a member of the Camp Corby Hunting Club, the Montrose Club, and was the former Vice President of Dimock Cemetery Association.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing, golf, bowling, county music, polka, singing in the choir and especially his grandchildren. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, uncle and friend.

Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Joan (Charles); a son, Mark R. Wood of Dimock; grandsons and spouse, Joshua Mark (Chelsi) Wood, Adam Donald Wood; brothers-in-laws and sisters-in-laws, Alice Wood, Marlene Ladner, Gayle (Brenda) Charles,, Byron (Barbara) Charles, Donald Charles and Lynda Charles; and many nieces and nephews.

For more information or directions please go to bartronmyerfuneralhome.com

Services will be held Saturday, September 14, 2013, 11 a.m. at Bartron-Myer Funeral Home, Inc., Montrose.
Visitation will be held Friday, September 13, 6-9 p.m., at the funeral home.

Instead of flowers: memorial contributions may be made to: Montrose Minute Men, P.O Box 461, Montrose, PA 18801; or United Fire Company, P.O Box 286, Montrose, PA 18801

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Bartron-Myer Funeral Home
382 Church Street
Montrose, PA 18801
(570) 278-8100
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Published in Susquehanna County Independent from Sept. 11 to Sept. 18, 2013
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