GEORGE, Ralph WOOD

WOOD GEORGE, Ralph

October 10, 1911 – February 20th 2007

Born in Shoreham, England to George and Alice Wood. George is predeceased by sister Alice, brothers Bud, Tom & Ted. He is survived by daughter Dorothy (Ron) Pearson, grandchildren, Brian (Linda) Pearson, Nancy (Greg) Hay, Jean (Lawrence) Henriques, great grandchildren, Adam, Brian, Ashley, Laura, Kristen, Jennelle, Brandon, Michael, Allison, Jennifer, Nicole and great great granddaughter Jaden. George is also survived by sister Mary Wetton and brothers Bob and Bert (Audrey) Wood and many nieces and nephews. A long time resident of Sidney since 1945, George had many friends gained through his many years with the Department of Transport, his special project Army & Navy & Air Force Veterans Club #302, Legion Branch 37 and Knights of pythias Victory Lodge #63. George also was instrumental in the group that started up the Saanich Peninsula Credit Union (now Coast Capital). A life-long crib player, up until Christmas this year he was able to enjoy a game, especially if he won. Many thanks to his fellow domino players and those who visited him regularly. A great many thank yous go out to the staff of Sidney Care home who gave him such wonderful and loving care right to the end.