Culloden, West Virginia – SSG Brian Walter Wood passed away unexpectedly on October 29, 2018.
Brian was born in Rochester, NH on February 5, 1966 to Walter and Mary-Lou (Carpenter) Wood. He spent the last 22 years in the United States Army. He loved his country and served with pride. He was a loving and kind father, grandfather, brother and friend and will be greatly missed.
Brian is survived by his fiancé and best friend Becky Olsen and her daughter Jymalee of Culloden, WV, father Walter Wood of Ft. Myers, FL, daughter Lesley Smith and her two children Trowa and Serenity Smith of Wakefield, NH, son Christopher Wood of Dover, NH, and son Brian Wood, Jr. of Rochester, NH, sisters Pamela Witman and husband Dale of N. Waterboro, ME, Cheryl Kuliga and husband Ken of Sanford, ME, Leisha Nadeau and husband Randy of Enfield, ME and brother Ernest Wood and wife Debbie of Apopka, FL.
Brian is predeceased by his daughter Courtney Wood, brother Wayne Wood and mother Mary-Lou Wood.
“His hometown was Lebanon, Maine. He served in the Army for 22 years. He loved music, English, the Patriots, and Eagles. He was a fantastic cook. He lost a daughter in 1994 to SIDS but is survived by myself, my brothers, Christopher and Brian JR, and my two children. He was funny, sarcastic and kind.” Shared by his daughter, Lesley
States he called home: Maine, New Hampshire, Montana and West Virginia
Burial will be private at the Veteran’s Cemetery in Springvale, ME (Spring of 2019)
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