Judith Wood 1947-2019

CORTLAND — Judith “Judi” Wood, 71, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019, at her home.

She was born Dec. 24, 1947, in Youngstown, the daughter of the late Warren and Doris Pennell.

She was a 1965 graduate of Warren G. Harding High School. She had previously worked in sales for 20 years at Newman’s Seafood on Main Street and for five years at Charlanne Farms. Judi was a member of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church in Warren. She enjoyed camping and crafts.

She is survived by her husband, David Wood, whom she married May 9, 1998; two sons, Patrick (Kelley) Sanders of Columbus and Jeffrey Sanders of Los Angeles; and stepdaughter, Catherine Wood of Parma Heights; a grandson, Aiden; a brother, Robert (Michelle) Pennell of Toledo; and a sister, Sandy (Jack) Gray of Horse Heads, N.Y.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and her previous husband, Bruce Snyder.

Family and friends may pay their respects from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019, and from 9:30 to 10 a.m. Monday at St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church, 2220 Reeves Road NE, Warren, Ohio 44483. A service will be 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 16, 2019, at the church, with the Rev. Jonathon Cholcher officiating.

Entombment will be in All Souls Cemetery in Bazetta.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made, in Judith’s name, to St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church, 2220 Reeves Road NE, Warren, Ohio 44483.

Caring and professional services were entrusted to the Peter Rossi & Son Memorial Chapel, 1884 North Road NE, Warren, Ohio 44483.

Family and friends may visit www.peterrossiandsonfh.com to view this obituary, sign the guestbook, and send condolences to Judith’s family.

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