OBITUARY William A Woods 75

first_imgNORTH READING, MA — William A. Woods, 75, of North Reading and formerly of Charlestown, died Saturday, March 9, 2019 at the Lahey Hospital and Medical Center in Burlington. He was the beloved husband of the late Cheryl A. (Bourque) Woods.Born in Boston, MA on September 21, 1943, he was the son of the late John L. Woods, Sr. and Ruth A. (Joyce) Woods. Bill was a U.S. Army Veteran of the Vietnam Conflict, he enlisted in 1962 and served until 1965.Bill worked as a Truck driver for many years, he worked for Benevento in Wilmington for over twenty years, until his retirement ten years ago. He has been a resident of North Reading for over 60 years.He always made people happy and loved good stories. Bill enjoyed fishing, playing golf and pool. Bill especially loved being with his family.Family members include his loving son, William A. Woods, Jr. and his wife Barbara; his daughters, Carlene Fitzgerald and her husband Jim, late daughters, Deborah and Wanda Woods; brothers, Dan Woods and his wife Nancy, late brothers, Jack, Paul “Buddy”, Tom and Mike Woods; sisters, Kate Roberts and her husband Dick, Marsha Pierce and her late husband Arthur and the late Ruthanne Lucci; sisters-in-law, Karen and Walda Woods; brother-in-law, Tony Lucci; 12 grandchildren, Billy, Jake, Shane, T.J., James, Michael, Robert, Norman, Amy, Kaitlin, Marion and the late Heith. Also survived by 10 great grandchildren and a great great grandson.His funeral was held on Thursday, March 14 at 11 AM at the Croswell Funeral Home, 19 Bow Street, North Reading. Visitation was held one hour prior to the funeral from 10 to 11 AM. Burial was in Riverside Cemetery in North Reading.Memorial donations may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, www.woundedwarriorproject.org or to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.William Woods(NOTE: The above obituary is from Crosswell Funeral Home.)Like Wilmington Apple on Facebook. Follow Wilmington Apple on Twitter. Follow Wilmington Apple on Instagram. Subscribe to Wilmington Apple’s daily email newsletter HERE. Got a comment, question, photo, press release, or news tip? Email wilmingtonapple@gmail.com.Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading… RelatedOBITUARY: William J. “Bill” Wolfe, 75In “Obituaries”OBITUARY: James Thayer Hastings, 84In “Obituaries”OBITUARY: John H. Nee, 93In “Obituaries”last_img

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