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John Lawrence Woods

John Lawrence Woods of Kerhonkson, NY, died May 18, 2010 at Kingston Hospital. He was 67 years old. John was born on May 29, 1942 in Brooklyn, NY. He was the son of the late John and Helen (Griffin) Woods.


John served his country in the United States Navy during the Korean Conflict. He was a Former New York City Police Officer and a Retired New York City Fire Fighter. John was a member of the Elks, the American Legion and the VFW-at-Large. He was a former member of O.L.P.H. an Executive Officer of the Cadet Corp and a former member of the Bay Ridge Ridgeman.


John is survived by his loving and caring companion Eleanor Bayetis of Kerhonkson, his son; Gregory Woods of Las Vegas, NV, his daughter; Doreen Woods of Tustin, CA, their mother Angela Fusco, his grandson Chase Woods and his good friend and helper James Bayetis who was like a grandson to him. He was predeceased by his brother Stephen Woods.


A Memorial Visitation will be held on Saturday, May 22nd from 2-4 pm at the funeral home.


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Kathy and James Fitzsimmons - May 27th, 2010 at 11:24pm - Email
Our sincere condolences to John's family. We three were friends in Bay Ridge when he was still in OLPH Cadet corp. I'm glad we reconnected on classmates over the past few years. John was a very special friend. Rest in Peace John, we love you.

Richard and Maggi Davis - May 21st, 2010 at 1:12pm - Email
We are sending our heartfelt sympathies to John's family and friends. May you all find a little comfort as your share your memories of John as you gather in his memory.

Cindy Arnott - May 21st, 2010 at 1:53am - Email
God Bless you Woodsy. I will always remember you and love you! Ellie My heart is full of sorrow for you! God Bless you! Love Cindy

Kareen (Pomeroy) Donohue - May 20th, 2010 at 1:35pm - Email
Dearest Gregory and Doreen, I am so very sorry to hear of your father's passing. You have all been in my thoughts so many times over the years. If you are going to be in town for a few days I would love to see both of you. Kareen 985-7761

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