Alice M. Wood, 79, Carthage

CARTHAGE, NY – Alice M. Wood, 79, formerly of S. Mechanic Street, Carthage, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021, at Carthage Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation.

Born April 19, 1941, in Carthage, NY, daughter of the late Harold and Christine (Mealus) Towne, she graduated from Carthage Central School.

On May 2, 1959, she married John A. Wood.

She was a homemaker, raising their four children.

Alice enjoyed puzzles, jewelry and going to casinos.

Most of all, she loved spending time with her family.

Survivors include her beloved husband of 61 years, John A. Wood; their four children, John (Lisa) Wood Jr. of South Glens Falls, NY; Jeffrey (Kathy) Wood of Myrtle Beach, SC; Kenneth (the late Debbie) Wood of Carthage, NY; and Dawn Hoops of Ohio; a sister, Jane (Richard) Boyce of Croghan, NY; as well as 15 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.

Due to the current COVID-19 restrictions, there will be no public calling hours and services will be held privately by the family. Burial will be held in the spring at a date and time to be announced in Sunnyside Cemetery in Naumburg.

Arrangements are with Lundy Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Inc.

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