Harold "Hal" Edwin Wood
The death of Hal of Geary, NB occurred at the DECH on 8 May 2021. Born in Saint John, NB in 1932. He was the son of the late Hartley and Nora (Robichaud) Wood as well as the husband of the late Mary (Doucette) Wood.
He was employed by a number of companies over his life, most recently retiring at the age of 88 from the Gage Golf & Curling Club after 23 years of service. Over his lifetime he served as a captain with 3 Field Regiment Militia (the Loyal Regiment), achieved 4th degree knight with the Knights of Columbus, took sea cadets on an international exchange program to Sweden, and was awarded "Sportsman of the Year", as well as life membership by the New Brunswick Wildlife Federation.
Survived by sons Daniel (Sheila) of Stratford, PE and Stephen of Geary, NB; granddaughter Jaclyn Wood (Mike Finnie) of Fredericton, NB; step-grandsons Steven Greene and Jason Greene (Natasha) of Edmonton, AB; brother Joe (Marjorie) of Rothesay, NB; special family friend Brenda Wright, as well as several great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Celebration of life will be held at a later date due to COVID-19 restrictions. For those that wish, memorial donations may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.