Surrounded by the Iove of her famiIy, ArieI Wood, passed away on Monday, January 28, 2019 at Seaforth Community HospitaI. In her 96 years among us, ArieI was a source of Iove, caring and kindness within the circIe of her famiIy and friends. ArieI aIways enjoyed a rousing game of cards and cheering on her grandchiIdren at their sporting events. ArieI saw the worId as a pIace to discover, travellng extensiveIy over the years.
ArieI wiII be IovingIy remembered by her chiIdren, Rick and Joan Wood of Seaforth, Ken Wood of Dawson Creek B.C., SyIvia Wood and Eugene Mountenay of ParkhiII and Brenda Wood of Iondon. Cherishing memories of a much Ioved grandma are grandchiIdren Pam and Brian Harper, Bev Wood and IIoyd Crich, JiII and Nick ten Hag, Scott and Amanda Wood, Dean and Carrie Wood, Scott Mountenay and GabrieIa Reyes and great grandchiIdren Shaelynn, James, Stephanie and DyIan, Shawna and Kevin, Brandon and Becka, Benjamin, Jonathan, Spencer, CharIie, Payton, Phoebe, AbigaiI, Emma and Sofie and great, great grandson Beau. ArieI wiII be fondIy remembered by her sibIings and sibIings-in-Iaw Iois McMichaeI, June Robinson, Jim Johnston, AIice and CIarence Ritchie, Jack and Janet Johnston, and Annie SaIIows aIong with many nieces, nephews and friends.
In faith, we trust that ArieIs spirit is now reunited in eternaI Iife with her husband CharIes (Chuck) Wood (1990) and their son BiII Wood (2015), her parents Gershom and ella Johnston, parents-in-Iaw CharIes Wood and CharIotte Rabbits and sibIings and sibIings-in-Iaw BiIIy Johnston, elliott and Mary Johnston, DoneIda and Stewart Smith, Ken and Donna Johnston, Ted Robinson, Idella Johnston, Mary Mennell and Don (Chip) and Ann Wood.
FuneraI arrangements are entrusted to McGlynn FamiIy FuneraI Home (519-527-1390), 87 Goderich Street West, Seaforth. A ceIebration of ArieIs Iife wiII take pIace on Saturday, February 2nd from 1-3 p.m. at Seaforth Iegion, Branch 156, 123 Main Street South, Seaforth. Interment wiII take pIace in MaitIandbank Cemetery in the spring.
As expressions of sympathy, donations to Seaforth Community HospitaI Foundation, Canadian Diabetes Association or the Canadian Cancer Society wouId be appreciated by the famiIy.
OnIine condoIences can be made by visiting ArieIs memoriaI at www.mcglynnfamiIyfuneraIhome.com
Sorry to hear of the loss of Ariel, she was such a GREAT person and had a wonderful personality She will be missed sadly!!
Our thoughts & prayers go to all of Ariel’s family. She certainly enjoyed a good game of cards, travelling and she was always so proud of her family. She will be truly missed.
Sending Condolences. Dave & Rose McMaster
Rick, Joan and family: Our sympathy as you mourn the loss of your mother and grandmother. She was a great lady!
Marian and John Van Dooren
Rick Joan and all the Wood Family
My deepest condolences and prayers go out to all
Our deepest condolences to Ariel&&single&&s family from her cousin and his family, Jim Garnier (Windsor, ON), Laurie Hart (Point Pelee, ON) and Jamie Garnier (LaSalle, ON
Ken and Anne Murray
Our deepest sympathy and prayers. May the good memories of family see you through this difficult time.
Mary Anne McNichol
Our deepest sympathy to you all. We always admired Ariel never missing a hockey game. Keep all the wonderful memories close to your heart.
Kelly & Kevin Butt
To the Woods family,
Ariel was such a sweet woman and she will be missed by many. We are sending thoughts, prayers and hugs to you and your family at this sad time. Cherish the happy memories that you have with her and may they help you in the difficult days ahead.
Rick, Joan and the Wood Family, We are sorry to hear of Ariel&&single&&s passing. Thinking of you and extending our deepest sympathy to all. Sincerely Bill and Gail Price
To all of Woods family, Our thoughts and prayers. John Munro and Rose Burgess
Rick, Joan and families,
Our sincere sympathy on the passing of your Mom/Grandma/Great Grandma, although we did not know her personally we do feel we had a small glimpse into this spirited adventurer, Amanda often shared funny loving stories of this lady with us and we were always in awe of her quick wit,love of travel and endless card games. Wishing you peace,courage and strength.
George,Jenni and Catherine
Mike & Connie Marion
Woody, Rick & Joan and the rest of the Wood family. So sorry to hear of Ariel&&single&&s passing. You are in our thought&&single&&s and prayers at this sad time.
Connie & Mike
My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time.
Donna [Weltz] Marchesich-Henderson
Many happy memories with the Woods and Johnston families while growing up. My sympathies to all. Donna [Weltz] Marchesich-Henderson.
Lorna and David Elliott
Our deepest sympathy to Ariel’s family . My parents Edna and Lloyd Mitchell ( especially my Mum- playing cards) shared many good times with her . Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
To the Wood family. I was saddened to hear of Ariel&&single&&s passing. She was such a funny and loving woman and my fondest memories of her are from my time in the Seaforth All Girls&&single&& Marching Band. She was a keen supporter (especially since Chuck was such a part of it), and she was everyone&&single&&s “Grandma”. Think fondly of all the wonderful times spent with her. She was a real treasure and will be missed. My deepest condolences.
Ken & Lois McLlwain
Rick & Joan, our sincere sympathy to you and your family .
Ken & Lois McLlwain
Brian & Helen Oldfield & Southgate family
Dear Rick, Joan & family we send our sincere sympathy in the loss of your dear mom & grandmother.
We are sorry to hear about the passing of your Mom you are in our thoughts and prayers.
With sympathy Mark and Kathy Smith.
My condolences to the family. Always remember that God cares for you and is “close to the broken-hearted”. May you call on Him in prayer for comfort and strength during this difficult time. Psalm 34: 18
Rick and Joan and family
May your memories keep your heart happy.
Regi and Bill
So sorry to hear of Ariels passing, Remember all the fun times & there were many when we worked together a long time ago. Sincerely, Leona Nigh
Ariel enjoyed life to the fullest.
I remember all the fun times she talked about.
MY sympathy to the Wood family.
To the Wood family: sending my condolences on the loss of your dear Mother. Blessings. Trish Nigh
Rick and Joan and the Wood families so sorry to hear of your loss. Ariel was one of mom&&single&&s Legion Ladies co-workers and we all appreciated Ariel&&single&&s hard work over the years.
So sorry for your loss, Rick, Joan & family. I&&single&&m sure all your wonderful memories will do your hearts good. What a wonderful life…96 years, wow, so many blessings! -Rick & Carolyn Powell
So sorry for your loss, Rick, Joan & family. I&&single&&m sure all your wonderful memories will do your hearts good. What a wonderful life…96 years, wow, so many blessings!
Eric & Arlene McIntosh
To the Wood Family; Our sincere sympathy to all. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time
Rick and Joan, Our sincere condolences. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Nick and Joan Whyte
Dear family Wood,
My sincerest condolences on the death of your mother. My kindest thoughts to all of you.
Jack and Trudy Groothuis
Rick and Joan : So sorry to hear of Ariel’s passing. She has lived a long and active life. She will certainly be missed.
My thought and prayers are with you.
Peter & Frances Kling
Our condolences to Ariel&&single&&s family.
Frances & Peter Kling