Marie Woods

Obituary of Marie Woods

Marie E. Woods, age 94, passed away Saturday, May 19, 2018 at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester.

Marie was born July 27, 1923 in Canandaigua, a daughter of Ray C. & Evangeline (Fidler) Tolner. On Oct. 6, 1944 she married Clinton Woods; he predeceased her on June 9, 1983. She was a homemaker & mother of two. She also worked briefly at the Woodcroftry in Wayland and at Burn Furniture in Dansville. In addition to her parents and husband, she was also predeceased by a son, John Woods and a brother, Ray Tolner

She was a member of St. Mary's Church of the Holy Catholic Community in Dansville, a past member of the Theodore VanTassel American Legion Post # 402 Women's Auxiliary, the Dansville Coin & Stamp Club and the Heart Parents Assoc. of Buffalo Children's Hospital.

She enjoyed amateur Astronomy and antiques, but most of all she loved spending time with family and friends.

She is survived by her daughter, Cathy Shepard; 3 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews & cousins.

Friends may call 12-2 pm Wednesday at the Chamberlin – Baird Funeral Home, 73 Main St., Dansville, where a funeral service will be held at 2 pm. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Wayland.

Contributions may be made to the American Heart Association; PO Box 3049, Syracuse, NY 13220-3049.