Irving L. Wood
Irving L. Wood

November 2, 1921 - July 31, 2009
Born in Maryland
Resided in Davidsonville, MD

Obituary

Irving L. Wood, 87, a resident of Davidsonville since 1945, died July 31 at Crofton Convalescent and Rehabilitation Center.


He was born Nov. 2, 1921 in Maryland. He worked in the union in various construction projects as a carpenter and retired in 1986. He was a commercial crabber from 1986 until 2000.


He was a member of Union Local 132 and Davidsonville United Methodist Church.


He won many field trial awards for training English Setter bird hunting dogs. He was an avid bird hunter, loved golf, started the first Little League in Davidsonville and coached Little League from 1952 to 1953. He enjoyed sports.


Survivors include his wife, Joy Dixon Wood, whom he married in 1942; two sons, Franklin I. Wood and Dixon L. Wood, both of Edgewater; five grandchildren, Franklin B., Kevin Lee, Owen I., Geoffrey Lee, and Justin D. Wood; and one great-granddaughter.

Guestbook

Services

Visitation
Hardesty Funeral Home-Galesville
905 Galesville Road
Galesville, MD US 20765
Monday, August 3, 2009
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Service
Davidsonville United Methodist Church
819 W. Central Avenue
Davidsonville, MD US 21035
Tuesday, August 4, 2009
11:00 AM
Cemetery
Davidsonville United Methodist Church Cemetery
819 W. Central Avenue
Davidsonville, MD US 21035
Tuesday, August 4, 2009

Charities

Davidsonville United Methodist Church
819 West Central Ave
Davidsonville, MD US 21035