Thursday, Feb. 7, 2008

John H. Woods

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John H. Woods, 64, of Ijamsville, died peacefully on Jan. 10, 2008 surrounded by his family.

He was the husband of Patricia A. Woods. Born April 10, 1943 in Washington, D.C., he was the son of the late Edward Woods and Eleanor Fletcher Woods Olczak.

Mr. Woods attended Wheaton High School and received his high school diploma while serving in the U. S. Navy from 1960-63. He was a member of Union Local 285, Lithographer and Photoengravers and St. Paul’s Catholic Church, Damascus. He coached youth baseball in Mount Airy for his sons. He was a retired lithographic color prover.

Surviving in addition to his wife are children John C. Woods and his wife Lisa of Middletown, Ron Woods of Mount Airy, Sean Woods and his wife Kristi of Thurmont and Tammy Feaster and her husband Jeremy Feaster of Frederick; grandchildren Skylar, Tristan and Ritter Woods and JD Feaster; sisters Mary Ellen Cook and husband Ernie of Olney and Linda Pappas and husband George of Mount Airy; and brother William Seetoo of Frederick. He will be fondly remembered by his fishing buddy Ken Ward and his wife Bridget. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held at the St. Pauls Catholic Church, Damascus. Interment was private.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mr. Woods name may be made to the St. Paul’s Catholic Church Social Concerns⁄ Building Fund, 9240 Damascus Road, Damascus, MD 20872.

Arrangements were with Stauffer Funeral Home.