Gordon B. Wood, 94 of Curwensville, passed away Saturday, February 15, 2020, at Ridgeview Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center. He was born December 20, 1925, in Marron, Clearfield County to the late Clark E. Wood and Sarah E. "Sadie" (Young) Wood. Gordon was married July 22, 1951, to the late Hazel (Hurd) Wood who preceded him in death. They were married 56 years. In addition to his wife Hazel, he was preceded in death by a son; David Wood, great granddaughter; Hazel Jean Schmidt and ten brothers and sisters. He was a member of the Zion Baptist Church where he served as a trustee. Gordon retired from Clearfield Cheese Company in 1987. He was a hard worker and loved spending many hours in his garden. He was known to be a storyteller to the delight of his family who were the highlight of his life. His most treasured moments were being with his children and grandchildren and all of his extended family. He is survived by his children; Debbie Schmidt and husband Steve of Winder, GA., Doris Emery and husband Bobby of Mt. Union, Don Wood and wife Anita of Hershey, Denise Barrett and husband Brian of Curwensville, Duane Wood and wife Tammy of Curwensville and Dale Wood and wife Michele of Punxsutawney, along with fourteen grandchildren; Joel Schmidt, Elizabeth Schmidt, Ethan Schmidt and wife Genna, Seth Emery and wife Chris, Lori Clark and husband Scott, Sara Arndt and husband Bill, Ben Wood and wife Jenn, Anna Wood, Maggie Broadwell and husband Dave, Erin Bell, Briana Pincherri and husband Troy, Zack Wood and wife Theresa, Chyrie Sell and husband Jim, Jessica Rauch and husband Zach, 24 great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Friends will be received on Wednesday, February 19, 2020, from 4-8 PM at the Waldron Funeral Home in Mahaffey. Additional viewing will be held on Thursday, February 20, 2020, from 10 until 11AM , time of service at Zion Baptist Church in Irvona with Pastor Richard Engle officiating. Interment will follow at LaJose Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please make memorial donations to Zion Baptist Church, 12004 Tyrone Pike, Irvona, PA. 16656. Online condolences may be made at mccabefuneralhomespa.com
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