Obituary for John Woods Sr.
John W. Woods, Sr. of Bensalem passed away Friday September 29, 2017, at Aria- Jefferson Health Bucks. He was 87 years old. John was born in Philadelphia and has been a resident of Bensalem for the last 57 years. He enjoyed leather craftsmanship and was a proud member of the Cornwells United Methodist Church for 48 years. John worked for Sears & Roebuck Company as a Manager for 47 years. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 58 years Alva V. (nee Sheppard). John is survived by his loving children John W. Woods, Jr. (Lisa) and Dawn Woods-Scurti. He is also survived by his siblings Catherine Konzelman, Elizabeth Beatie (David) and Dorothy Matthews (William); 4 grandchildren Joshua and Christine Woods, Joseph J. Jr. and Jacob Z Scurti. John was preceded in death by his siblings Ruth Charleton, Wesley, Charles and Richard Woods. Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing Monday from 10 to 11 AM at Cornwells United Methodist Church, 2284 Bristol Pike, Bensalem, PA 19020, followed by his service at 11 AM. Interment Forest Hills Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials in his memory may be made to Cornwells United Methodist Church at the above address. www.tomlinsonfh.com