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John J. Woods, Sr.

AGE: 79 •

John J. "Jack" Woods, Sr., 79, passed away peacefully Friday, August 1, 2014 at the Madison Center in Matawan. He was born in Boston, Massachusetts. He served in the United States Navy as a pilot. John began his career as a Managing Partner at McManis Associates with offices in Washington, DC, New York City and Paris. He then was a government Contractor and a member of the NCMA at Fort Monmouth until he retired in the early 1990's. John was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He was a diehard Boston Red Sox, Celtics, and Boston Bruin fan. He also had a joy for cooking, fishing and golfing.

John is predeceased by his parents Robert and Grace Woods. John leaves behind his loving wife of 54 years, Geraldine M. Woods; his sons, John J. Woods Jr. and his wife Patricia of Fair Haven, Timothy Woods and his wife Elaine of Morrisvile, NC, Christopher Woods and his wife Jacquelin of Eatontown and his daughter, Jennifer Woods Efremov and her husband Yavor of Greenwood Village, CO. He also leaves behind 7 grandchildren, Elizabeth, Jack, Keegan, Madison, Caroline, Margaret, and James, who he adored.

Visitation will be held on Monday, August 4, 2014 from 4-8 pm at John E. Day Funeral Home, 85 Riverside Avenue, Red Bank, NJ 07701. A Mass will be held at St. Agnes Roman Catholic Church on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at 10:30AM. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in John's memory to . Please visit John's memorial website available at

Published in Asbury Park Press on Aug. 3, 2014
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