Mildred Eunice Woods
Mildred Eunice Woods
  • October 29, 1929 - December 10, 2017
  • Palm City, Florida

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Mildred Eunice Woods (Millie), 88, of Safety Harbor, FL died December 10, 2017 at Martin Memorial North Hospital in Stuart, FL with her family at her side. Mildred was born October 29, 1929 in Marion Township, IN, the daughter of Elbert Francis Hamilton and Mary Katherine Herman. She is preceded in death by her beloved spouse of 54 years, Elvin Leo Woods, one daughter, Nancy K. (Anthony) Doyle of Clearwater, FL and one son, William J. Woods of Ledyard, CT. Mildred was the mother of 11 children. Survivors include her four sons: Edward A. Woods and his wife, Karan Levy of Indianapolis, IN; Robert L. Woods and his wife, Leslie McGehee of Gales Ferry, CT; Frank A. Woods and his wife, Lora Smith of Gales Ferry, CT; and Anthony D. Woods of Ledyard, CT; and five daughters: Theresa D. (Patrick) Ryan of Londonderry, NH; Susan E. (David) Dydo of Norwood, NC; Anita L. Woods of Pell City, AL; Joan P. (John) Simpson of New Richmond, WI; and Julie A. (Michael) Thomas of Palm City, Florida. She has been blessed with 26 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren. Mildred was the second of four children. She was raised in Cincinnati, OH and spent summers in Indiana at her grandmother’s farm where she met her husband. She retired from Helikon Corp. in Norwich, CT in 1988 and relocated to Safety Harbor, FL. She was a deeply spiritual woman and a devoted parishioner of Espiritu Santo Catholic Church in Safety Harbor, FL. She enjoyed long trips in the car, yard sailing, and arts and crafts. Visitation will be Friday, December 15th from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Sylvan Abbey, 2860 Sunset Point Rd, Clearwater, FL with rosary service. Funeral services will be Saturday, December 16th at 11 am at Espiritu Santo Catholic Church with Father Brad Reed presiding. Burial will follow at Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park.