Funeral services for Kenny W. Wood, age 59, of Cold Springs Road Lisbon, will be held on Wednesday (Jan 19, 2011) at 3:00 p.m. at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home with Deacon Mark A. LaLonde officiating. Burial will be in the spring at the St. James Cemetery in Madrid.
Calling hours will also be held on Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home. Mr. Wood died Sunday (Jan 16, 2011) at his home surrounded by his family.
Surviving is his wife Carolyn; two sons, Wayne Wood of Lisbon and Kenny (KP) Wood and his wife Laura of Lisbon; two sisters, Connie Losey and her husband Danny of Gouverneur; eight grandchildren, Dylan Wood, Brianna Hall, Casey Hall, Amanda Hall, Aaron Hall, Jordyan Marcellous, MacKenzie Wood, and Brooke Wood; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was predeceased by a sister, Allie Wood.
Kenny was born on December 9, 1951 in Potsdam, a son of the late Francis and Dorothy (Sharlow) Wood. He attended Canton High School for his education, and married Carolyn White on March 3, 1973 at St. Philips and James Church in Lisbon. Kenny worked at Kraft Foods in Canton from 1973 until 1987 when he then became employed at K-Mart in Ogdensburg until it closed. He then was employed at the Riverside Veneer Company in Heuvelton until 2008 when he retired due to ill health.
He was a past member of the Golden Oldies Classic Car Club and enjoyed camping, fishing, golfing, bowling, gambling, computer games, NASCAR, classic cars and spending time with his family and grandchildren.
Memorial contributions have been requested to the Richard E. Winter Cancer Center or Hospice of St. Lawrence Valley. Online condolences can also be made to the family at www.foxandmurrayfuneralhome.com.