On November 16th, 2020 Richard Gary Wood of Falls Church, Virginia passed away peacefully in his sleep. Dick was born and raised in Easton. He graduated from Oliver Ames High School in 1962 and later attended Northeastern University. He worked for the Ames Estate, John Hancock and later moved to the Washington D.C. Capitol Region and started his own business. He then moved to a career helping Homeowners throughout the country.
Survived by Sons Richard and Adam and their families, Sister Carolyn and the Late Wallace Thorburn, Brother Ronald and wife Lisa, Brother Alfred Jr, Nieces, Nephews and cousins, longtime companion Kathy Wilkolaski and the many close friends that his life touched. Dick leaves a legacy of kindness, always going out of his way to help people. He has positively influenced many by his thoughtfulness and work ethic. He was a loving father, sibling, uncle, grandfather and friend and will be missed by all.
Preceded in death by his Parents Alfred SR. and Macalia, Sister Nancy, Brother Gus, Brother Arthur, Sister Barbara, Brother Edward, Sister Sandra and Brother Robert.
A wake will be held on Friday, November 20th from 4 to 6 pm in the Southeast Funeral Home, 93 Center Street, North Easton, MA 02356. A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, November 21st at 9am in the Immaculate Conception Church, 193 Main St. North Easton, MA, followed by his journey to The Immaculate Conception Cemetery on Canton St in Easton. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. For directions or to leave an online condolence, please visit www.sefuneralhome.com. In Lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy can be made in Richards name to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, http://giftfunds.stjude.org/Richard_G_Wood
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In Richard's Name To St. Jude Children's Research Hospital