2005-08-24 / Obituaries

Hazel H. Wood

Hazel H. Wood, 91, died at her home in Cold Spring on Friday, August 19, 2005. She was the widow of Robert T. Wood, Jr. who died in 1991.

A lifelong resident of Cold Spring, she was born on November 2, 1913, the daughter of Warren and Eva Cargill Hustis. She was a beautician and worked with her sister Florence until her marriage. She was a longtime and very active member of The First Presbyterian Church of Philipstown and The Highland Garden Club.

She is survived by her daughters, Nancy W. Southard of Litchfield, CT, Wendy W. Ordway of Cold Spring and a step-daughter, Karen W. Milanesi and husband Frank of Boca Raton, FL. Her grandchildren include Emily W. Ordway, Matthew W. Southard and wife Rebecca and Nathaniel A. Southard and wife Carrie. Her great-granddaughters are Elizabeth Hazel, Hayden Makenzie and Avery Logan Southard.

A memorial service will be held at The First Presbyterian Church of Philipstown on Saturday, August 27, 2005 at 11:30 am. Memorial donations may be made to The First Presbyterian Church of Philipstown for either the flower fund or food pantry.

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