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Elmer K. "Erik" Wood

AGE: 80 • Smyrna

Elmer K. Wood, "Erik," age 80, of Smyrna, DE, passed away on February 21, 2016 at Kent General Hospital in Dover, DE. Mr. Wood was born on August 7, 1935 in Spotswood, VA to the late James and Nora Wood. He was a proud US Army veteran of the Vietnam War. Erik was a retired Boilermaker of Local 13 of Philadelphia.

He is survived by his wife, Mary; seven children, Shawn (Sandra), Shannon (Keith), Joseph, Dennis (Dawn), Kim, Eric (Gail) and Kevin; his sister, Joan Gardner; 13 grandchildren; and several extended family members.

A visitation will be held at 11am on Monday, February 29, 2016 at Smyrna Wesleyan Church, located at 433 W. Commerce Street in Smyrna. Memorial services will begin at 12pm. Burial with honors will follow at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Bear, DE. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to by visiting Condolence letters may be sent by visiting

Published in The News Journal on Feb. 23, 2016
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