Obituary: Walter M. Woods

Walter M. Woods

Walter M. Woods

Walter M. Woods, age 89, of Dolan Springs, (formerly of San Bernardino, Calif.) passed away Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011.

He is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Mary Ann; daughter, Vicki Ann (Jim) Ozias of Running Springs, Calif.; stepson, Robert Pierazek of Boston; granddaughter, Jennifer Cox; and great-grandson, Hunter Cox of Riverside, Calif.; brothers-in-law, Walter Kauffman, Alex Zurawski, Ed Zurawski; and sisters-in-law, Irene Magiera, Dolores (Richard) Zajac and Kathy (Gary) Lynn.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Garrett, Sr. and Estalene Woods; brother, Garrett, Jr.; and sister, Charlene Kauffman.

Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 15, at Valley View Chapel at Montecito Memorial Park and Mortuary, 3520 E. Washington St., in Colton, Calif., with entombment following.

Walter retired from Service Corporation International and was an area manager over five cemeteries, including Montecito Memorial Park. He was a member of American Legion Post 88, AMVETS Post 3, Elks Lodge 468, and VFW (Veterans of Foreign Wars) Post 9833.

In lieu of flowers, you may send a donation in memory of Walter to the Joan and Diana Hospice Home, 812 Airway Ave., Kingman, AZ 86409.