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Mathewson George "Matt" Wood

Passed Away: October 28, 2014

Mathewson “Matt” George Wood , 72 of Moundsville, WV died Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at Reynolds Memorial Hospital, Glen Dale, WV.

He was born March 21, 1942 in Barton, VT, the son of the late Mathewson J. Wood and Irene Boucher Wood.

Matt was a  former construction worker for Lafayette construction, Baptist by faith, loved horses, tractor pulls, horse pulls, and German Shepherds and was a huge New York Yankees and Giants fan.

In addition to his parents, Matt was preceded in death by his four brothers, Dale, Kenny, Gerald and Rudy Wood.

Surviving are his wife, of 32 years, June Wood of Shiloh, IL; three children, Alan (Machelle) Wood of St. Clairsville, OH, Julie (Paul) Corley of  Shiloh, IL and Kathy (Ronnie) Joly of  Wentzville, MO. five sisters, Sylvia (John) Ward of  Newport, VT, Ester Metras of  Derby VT, Cecil (Leonard) Lucas of Newport VT, Loraine (Dwight) Webber of East Haven VT and Linda (Moise)  Jones of  ND; nine grandchildren, Holl (Thomas) Pickens of Middletown, OH, Charlene (Anthony) Doggett of Athens OH, Heather Wood, Monica Wood , Eva Wood and Andrew Wood all of St. Clairsville, OH, Aleisha (Jeremy)  Tutterrow and Joshua (Shaelynn) Joly both of Troy, MO and Hannah Corley of Shiloh, IL; 10 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 4pm at the Victory Baptist Church in St. Clairsville, OH.

Arrangements entrusted to CARE Funeral & Cremation Service, 1500 Second Street, Moundsville.

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