Perlynn  Wood
Perlynn Wood

November 26, 1941 - April 28, 2006
Born in California
Resided in Gambrills, MD


Perlynn Wood, 64, a resident of Gambrills for 37 years, died of lung disease April 28 at Anne Arundel Medical Center.

Born Nov. 26, 1941, in California, Mrs. Wood worked for the Department of Defense for 23 years as a secretary.

Mrs. Wood was a member of Nichols Bethel United Methodist Church in Odenton and Mount Oak United Methodist Church in Mitchellville. Her interests included collecting recipes and being active in the church.

She was the widow of Thomas L. Wood, whom she married in 1979. Surviving are one son, Geofrey T. Wood of Gambrills; two daughters, Susan A. Gilmour of Upper Marlboro and Diana L. Williams of Gambrills; two sisters, Ellen Robertson of California and Mary Trottier of Washington State; and four grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, May 1 at Hardesty Funeral Home, 851 Annapolis Road in Gambrills. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday at Nichols Bethel United Methodist Church in Odenton, where inurnment will follow in the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Nichols Bethel United Methodist Church, c/o Teen Group Workcamp, 1239 Murray Road, Odenton, MD 21113 or Teen Missions at Mount Oak United Methodist Church, 14110 Mount Oak Road, Mitchellville, MD 20721-1208. Online condolences can be made at



Hardesty Funeral Home-Gambrills
851 Annapolis Road
Gambrills, MD US 21054
Monday, May 1, 2006
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Memorial Service
Nichols-Bethel United Methodist Church
1239 Murray Avenue
Odenton, MD US 21113
Wednesday, May 3, 2006
11:00 AM
Nichols Bethel Church Cemetery
1239 Murray Road
Odenton, MD US 21113
Wednesday, May 3, 2006