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David H. Wood, Sr.

January 28, 2018

Service Date: February 1, 2018

Visitation and Service on Thursday, February 1, 2018 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.

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Wood, David H. Sr. 85, of Foster, passed away on Sunday, January 28, 2018 at home. Born in Buffalo, New York, he was a lifelong resident of Foster and the beloved husband of Dianne (Hopkins) Wood for 65 years. He was the son of the late Clark Verner Wood, Jr. and Marjorie (Buckland) Wood.

David graduated from Coventry High School in 1949, having played football. He was employed at American Standard in Plainfield, CT. for 32 years and then later at Foxwoods Resort Casino. David loved to fish and hunt with his dogs, play the lottery and watch his children and grandchildren participate in sports. He was an extremely hard worker and excellent provider for his family. His grilled steaks were legendary. He will be sadly missed.

In addition to his wife, Dianne, he is survived by his daughters Christine (Stephen) Ferreira, Elizabeth (Norman) Fortin, Wendy (EJ) Wholey and son Randall (Pam) Wood. He is also survived by 8 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren with another on the way. He was predeceased by sons Clark Wood and David Wood Jr. and grandson Dylan Wood.

Relatives and friends are invited to visitation and service on Thursday, February 1, 2018 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Winfield & Sons Funeral Home, 571 West Greenville Road, Scituate, RI.