Donald R. “Woody” Woods, age 58, of New Albany, OH. Passed away
unexpectedly on July 10, 2010 doing what he enjoyed most in life – fishing. There was hardly a time when Woody would turn down an opportunity to fish or take a crew out on the boat to cruise. He spent many mornings at the Buckeye Boat Club at Hoover Reservior drinking coffee with his good friends. If he wasn’t fishing, he was working on his beautiful aquariums in his home. Woody just recently retired from AEP after 40 years. His greatest love was his family. Survived by his wife of 34 years, Cindy; son, Casey; mother, Vivian Woods; brothers, Glenn (Jeanette), James (Margaret) and Charles Jeffrey Woods; sister, Sharon Woods; as well as many nieces, nephews and extended families. Funeral service will be held at MORELAND FUNERAL HOME, 55 E. Schrock, Westerville, Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at 2 p.m. where family will receive friends from 12:30-2 p.m., Deacon Craig Smith, officiating. Interment Cheshire Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Whittemore Peterson Institute, 6600 N. Wingfield Parkway, Sparks, NV 89436. Condolences at morelandfuneralhome.com.
Chris Gaitten - Jul 15, 2010
I am so sorry for your loss. I remember all the funny and endearing stories you used to tell about your husband when we were in grade school so I know how difficult this must be for you and your family. You are in the thoughts and prayers of a lot of people right now, and my heart goes out to you and Casey.
Don and Marilyn Wiggins - Jul 15, 2010
We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Know that we keep you in our thoughts and prayers and that being part of God’s huge family there are many others comforting you as well!
Don and Marilyn Wiggins and Family
Lisa Doyle - Jul 14, 2010
Dear Mrs. Woods,
You and Casey are in my thoughts and prayers. Sending you lots of comfort during this time.
Sharon Santino - Jul 14, 2010
Hi Mrs. Woods,
The word got around to all of the St Matthews kids pretty quickly, thanks to Facebook. We’re all really sorry for your loss. It’s heartbreaking to hear about this. Please let us know if you need anything.
Tom & Lynda Petty - Jul 14, 2010
We know your loss is great & words can’t really make a difference, but we hope it helps to know that you are in our thoughts & prayers. If we can do anything to make your life easier during this time, just call. We celebrate the wonderful person Woody is known to be. We are deeply saddened by his loss.
Our heartfelt sympathy to you and your loved ones,
Tom & Lynda Petty
Melanie Melton - Jul 14, 2010
Tom and I and the children were deeply saddened to hear of your husband’s sudden passing. There is little we can say to ease your pain, but just remember all of the good times you shared…especially, every time you look at your son.
May God bless you and keep you both in the palms of His loving hands.
With Deepest Sympathy,
The Melton Family
Tom & Melanie:
Angie(Melton)and Dave Klueppel
Joe and Kirstin Melton
David and Stacey Melton
Don Cummins - Jul 14, 2010
I worked with Woody in WorkPlace Services for the last 5 plus years at AEP. He always made me laugh and had some great stories. He will be missed.. I am so sorry for your loss..
Chuckie Batrman - Jul 13, 2010
To The Woods Family my heartfelt sympathy to you all in the loss of Woody he was a wonderful person who will be deeply missed by all i will never forget him i remember when i was younger walking to school and it was snowing really bad and he picked me up in his corvette and drove me to school thats the kinda guy he was ne is in heaven now lookin down and smiling on us all (r.i.p Woody)