Obituary of Walter H. Wood
Preston Hollow- Walter "Bud" Wood passed away Saturday, October 28th at his home with his wife at his side, he was 74.
Born in Catskill, NY on August 23,1949 to the late Walter and Mary Wood. Bud was raised in Oak Hill later moving to Preston Hollow. He attended Durham Elementary and graduated from Greenville High School in 1967. He went on to drive trucks for Van Aukens Express, one of his greatest joys was traveling all the local roads and taking in the sights. He was also a Life Member of the Oak Hill Durham Volunteer Fire Company.
Besides his parents he is predeceased by his brother Thomas Wood and sister Ilene Baisholtz as well as sister-in-law Barbara Wood.
Surviving include his wife Maria G. Wood, children Samantha (Paul) Moak, Tabatha (Will) Wagner, Ilene (James) Stark, Walter H. (Sheila) Wood, Jason D. (Melissa) Wood, Lisa (Allen) Holloway, and Robert B. Richter. Brothers Steve and George Wood, sister Linda Richards and, sister-in-law Cam Wood as well as 16 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Bud was cremated privately, and a celebration of his life will take place on November 18,2023 at 1:00 pm at the Oak Hill Durham Fire Company, CR 22, Oak Hill, NY 12460.
In Lieu of flowers please consider donating to the Oak Hill Durham Fire Company, or a charity of your choice.
Condolences may be left at www.ajcunninghamfh.com .