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1240 Mountain Road
West Suffield, CT 06093-0309
Phone: 860-668-0255
Fax: 860-668-0256
Harry Wood

Harry Ernest Wood

Tuesday, August 6th, 1929 - Tuesday, March 26th, 2019
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Harry Ernest Wood, 89, of West Suffield, beloved husband of Patti (Porter) Wood passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. Born in Woonsocket, RI on August 6, 1929 son of the late Harry and Sylvia (Burlingame) Wood and lived in West Suffield most all his life.

Harry was the Sewer Inspector for the Town of Suffield, Department of Water Pollution Control Authority for many years. He was well known in the local racing community, building and maintaining Whip City Race Track in Westfield, MA and the Pinnacle Race Track in Chicopee, MA in the early 1990’s, and thoroughly enjoyed grooming the tracks and observing close friends and family compete. When not racing, he was home spending time in his beloved greenhouse and gardens, planting and grooming flowers and vegetables. Nature and the outdoors were his sanctuary, where he loved bird watching and observing the various wildlife that would cross his path.

Harry is survived by his beloved wife, Patti Wood of Suffield; and her children, Jeremy, Kristy, and Amy; many grandchildren; two brothers Richard Wood and his wife Linda of Suffield, and Donald Wood of NYC; nephew Rich Wood and his wife Shari; and their daughters Katelyn and Sadie of Suffield, niece Janet Heim, and her husband Bobby, and their daughter Emma of Suffield, and niece Beth Ortiz and her husband Joe of Groveland, FL. Harry was predeceased by his first wife Janet Wood.

An Afternoon of Remembrance will be held on April 20, 2019 from 12:30-4:00pm in Southwick Congregational Church New Fellowship Hall, 488 College Highway, Southwick, MA.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Suffield Volunteer Ambulance Association: PO Box 642, Suffield, CT 06078; OR Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation, Inc., 103 Vision Way Bloomfield, CT 06002.

Heritage Funeral Home 1240 Mountain Road, West Suffield, has been entrusted with the arrangements, for online condolences please visit: www.SuffieldFuneralHome.com
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  • Visitation

    Saturday, April 20th, 2019 | 12:30pm - 4:00pm
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    Saturday, April 20th, 2019 12:30pm - 4:00pm
    An Afternoon of Remembrance will be held on April 20, 2019 from 12:30-4:00pm in Southwick Congregational Church New Fellowship Hall, 488 College Highway, Southwick, MA. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Suffield Volunteer Ambulance Association: PO Box 642, Suffield, CT 06078; OR Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation, Inc., 103 Vision Way Bloomfield, CT 06002.
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An Afternoon of Remembrance will be held on April 20, 2019 from 12:30-4:00pm in Southwick Congregational Church New Fellowship Hall, 488 College Highway, Southwick, MA. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Suffield Volunteer Ambulance Association: PO Box 642, Suffield, CT 06078; OR Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation, Inc., 103 Vision Way Bloomfield, CT 06002.

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Ellyn Hamel

Posted at 11:35am
Dear Richard, Linda & Family, We send our heartfelt prayers and sympathy to you all on the passing of dear Harry. We have fond memories of Harry & Janet from our days in Suffield and, of course, Harry's Cobra. The Wood nieces and nephew were very special to Harry and Janet Sorry we will not be at the services to pay our respects but you all will be in our thoughts. Rest in heavenly peace Harry. God Bless, Ellyn & Brad South Addison, ME
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Mitch Charkiewicz

Posted at 08:54am
Meeting Harry most every morning at D&D over the past ten years has always been a pleasure. Harry shared with our group of friends daily, with stories of his past racing days, working around town, always willing to listen to his friends, as well, Harry likes to let us know of the 4 to 5 bears that seemed to be daily visitors at his home, He talked about Patti cultivating a friendship with a turkey who would feed from her hand. Always speaking positively, Harry make comments or asked questions. Never a dull moment at D&D with Harry around starting with the adventure of seeing him drive in and park in his own special way.
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Margo and Jerry Poulin

Posted at 12:39pm
We have known Harry for more than 40 years and have enjoyed all the moments shared with him and his family. We live next door to his brother Rich Wood, and we have shared good times and many memories with him and the rest of the Wood clan. He was a most welcome guest on many a Christmas Eve when he would arrive with his brothers , Donald and Richard and the rest of the Woods. Most of all I (Margo) remember his kindness to me at a most trying time. He was quite a wonderful friend and man. We will miss him. Our thoughts are with all of his family and those loved ones in his past that we knew so well. Margo and Jerry Poulin
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Charles Putnam

Posted at 11:12am
I was sorry to learn of Harry's passing, but was glad for the chance to learn more about the many ways that he gave to others and made his community better. I'll keep Patty and your family in my prayers, hoping that you will have much support and love to lift you up in the time ahead.
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