Richard 'Rich' Wood
Lived in Ayer and Groton, MA; 64
FLORIDA -- Richard "Rich" Wood, formerly of Ayer and Groton, MA, died at St. Petersburg General Hospital, October 3, 2013.
Rich was born on September 26, 1949, to the late Lincoln and Jean (Wright) Wood. He grew up in Ayer and was a graduate of Ayer High School in 1967.
Rich, who retired two years ago, worked as a shipping/receiving manager. Prior to moving to Florida, Rich had been employed by Sundance Publishing Company in Littleton. Rich was a talented wood carver and avid sports fan. His warm and caring personality will be greatly missed.
Rich is survived by his wife, Donna of Florida; his two sons Peter of New Hampshire and Brian of Georgia; his brothers, Leonard and his wife, Patricia of Shirley, and Ronald and his wife, Andrea of Natick MA; his sister, Barbara and her husband, Jean-Pierre Roberts of Panacea FL; his nephew, Jean-Pierre Roberts, Jr., of Bradenton FL, his niece, Lori and her husband, Howard of Boxborough, MA; and his former wife, Nancy Brown of Georgia.
A memorial service was held October 7, 2013 at Sun Coast Cathedral Assembly of God, St. Petersburg, FL.