Home
Services
Harbor Lawn-Mt. Olive Memorial Park & Mortuary
1625 Gisler Ave
Costa Mesa, CA 926262201
(714) 540-5554
Resources
More Obituaries for Richard Wood
Looking for an obituary for a different person with this name?

Richard J. Wood


1919 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
Richard J. Wood Obituary
RICHARD J. WOOD died January 13, 2014, in Costa Mesa, CA. Born in Riverside, CA January 29, 1919. Graduated Riverside Polytechnic High School. Attended Riverside College. Graduated San Jose State College June 1941. Served in the Army in WWII 1941-1945. Married Florence Tweddle in June 1947 in Riverside. Dick was a sales tax auditor for Calif. for over 30 years. Retired in Costa Mesa in 1981 where he and Florence enjoyed golf and traveling, and fellowship with friends at First United Methodist Church. Dick was predeceased by Florence November 2005. Survived by son Bruce and wife Becky Wood of Austin, TX; daughter Janet and husband Ken Hamilton of Poway, CA; granddaughter Karen Hamilton and husband Larry Lawson of Escondido, CA; grandson Eric and wife Julie Wood of Georgetown, TX; great-grandchildren Kaitlyn and Timothy Wood; niece Martha and husband Jim Schaffer of Monterey, CA. Service was held January 20 at Harbor Lawn-Mt. Olive. Dick's love of sports, the beach, and cake and ice cream will be fondly remembered by family and dear friends.
logo



Published in Press-Enterprise on Jan. 26, 2014
Read More
Planning Guide
Free funeral planning guide compliments of Harbor Lawn-Mt. Olive Memorial Park & Mortuary