Meadville Tribune

July 4, 2013

Daniel Ward Wood

Meadville Tribune

SAEGERTOWN — Daniel Ward Wood, 50, of Saegertown, died Wednesday, July 3, 2013, at his residence.                                              

He was born Feb. 9, l963, in Meadville, the son of the late James Ray and Janet Faye (Fleming) Wood. He married Helen Rose Seaman on March 16, 2002; she survives.

He had attended Meadville Area Senior High School. He had been employed at Erie Plastics in Corry and in maintenance at Leech Tool & Die. 

He was a member of the Keystone Riders, Meadville School of Kung Fu and the Body Firm. He enjoyed working out at the gym, hiking, riding his Harley Davidson and enjoyed woodworking. He also was part of the Make A Difference Day.

He is survived by two sons, Daniel Allan Wood and his wife, Shannon, of Kent, Ohio, and Adam Joel Wood of Saegertown; a daughter, Heather Proper of Saegertown; eight grandchildren, Carter, Kelsie, Kalle, Jayden Joel, Logan, Mackenzie, Ty and Kyle; two sisters, Jo Wood of Saegertown and Cheryl Bugay of Tampa, Fla.; and a brother, David Wood of Meadville. He is further survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a nephew, Ian Legnosky.

Calling hours will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. today at Hatheway-Tedesco Funeral Home & Crematory, 614 Baldwin St., Meadville, followed by the funeral at 7 p.m., with Pastor Benjamin Travis of Trinity Lutheran Church officiating.

Memorials can be made to the Keystone Riders, P.O. Box 992, or Hatheway-Tedesco Funeral Home & Crematory, 614 Baldwin St., both Meadville, Pa. 16335.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Hatheway-Tedesco Funeral Home & Crematory, 614 Baldwin St., Meadville, Pa. 16335.