John Wesley Wood

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“Kathy and I wish to offer our deepest, heartfelt sympathy, and condolences to the family. John was a true gentleman, in every aspect of the word. He...Read More »
1 of 4 | Posted by: John and Kathy Miller - Gaines, MI

“I want everyone to know what a privilege it was to know 'Johnny'. We had good times together, whether playing golf or just sitting and enjoying...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Michael Hoskins - Gaines, MI

“Jeff and family, We are so sorry about the news of your dad. We heard from Stacey today and will be stopping by tomorrow at the funeral home to...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Mike and Rebecca Eicher - Linden, MI

“We are so sorry for your loss. John was such a nice man. Adrian enjoyed this summer working with him in the yard. I hope he enjoyed the note &...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Teresa Taylor - Fenton, MI


WOOD, John Wesley - Age 74, of Linden, died Thursday, January 28, 2010 at McLaren Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held 1 PM Monday, February 1, 2010 at Sharp Funeral Homes, Linden Chapel, 209 E. Broad St., Linden. Visitation will be held 12-4 & 6-8 PM Sunday and from 11 AM until the time of service Monday. Those desiring may make contributions to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. John was born June 21, 1935 in Swartz Creek, the son of John William and Mary (Allen) Wood. He was married to Joan Meek on August 2, 1953. Mr. Wood retired from General Motors in 1996 with 43 years of service. He was an avid golfer and played on hockey leagues for 30 years. His passion was carpentry, which he learned from his father at age 13. Surviving are: wife, Joan; sons, Terry and wife Debra, Jeff and wife Stacey; grandchildren, Brooke, Adam, Hillary and husband Chris, Shelby; great-grandson, Liam; eight brothers. He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Patti; brother, Lester. Tributes may be posted on the obituaries page of www.sharpfuneralhomes.com

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