Wood, Doris Ann
Birth: Saturday, July 20, 1929 in Baltimore, Maryland
Residence: Mechanicsville, Maryland
Death: Friday, April 08, 2016 at the age of 86
Laid to Rest: Wednesday, April 13, 2016 in the Charles Memorial Gardens, Leonardtown, Maryland
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Doris Ann Long Wood, 86, of Mechanicsville, MD passed away on April 8, 2016 at the Hospice House in Callaway, MD surrounded by her family. Born on July 20, 1929 at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD she was the daughter of the late Richard Harvey Long and Mary Leona Harding Long.
Doris is predeceased by her husband Herman Oliver Wood, Jr. whom she married on November 25, 1948 in Immaculate Conception Church, Mechanicsville, MD. Doris is also predeceased by her son Wayne Wood (Marilyn).
Doris is survived by her children Bobby Wood (Dawn) of Hollywood, MD, June Bateman (John) of Mechanicsville, MD, Lenny Wood (Kitten) of Leonardtown, MD, Lisa Warnos (Ricky Long) of Loveville, MD and Steve Wood (Jill) of California, MD. She is also survived by her sister Patsy Burroughs of Mechanicsville, MD, 10 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren and a great grandchild due in July.
Doris was a mother, homemaker and later in her life a Home Health Care Provider, a job she enjoyed by helping others. Her lifelong love of music was passed down to her children. Some playing in bands, others just the love of listening to music, she always had music playing in her home. Her hobbies included shopping, eating out (especially crabs), and dancing. Doris's daily routine was saying the rosary and writing in her journal.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM with prayers recited at 7:00 PM in the Mattingly-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD. A mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at Immaculate Conception Church Mechanicsville, MD with Father Michael Tietjen officiating. Interment will follow at Charles Memorial Gardens Leonardtown, MD.
Pallbearers are Sean Wood, Bryan Wood, Randy Warnos, Dale Wood, Bill Wood and Harold Wood. Honorary Pallbearers are Richie Warnos and John Bateman. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of St. Mary's, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650 or Mechanicsville Volunteer Rescue Squad, P. O. Box 15, Mechanicsville, MD 20659. Arrangements provided by Mattingly-Gardiner Funeral Home.