Rod was born Feb 12, 1929, to Richard & Katherine Wood of Campbellton. NB.He was raised in Campbellton. He married November 11, 1949, in Marathon, Ontario to Theresa LaForest and were married for 56 yrs. After they were married they moved to Fort William, Ontario. Rod was a long time employee of Chrysler Canada in Windsor, Ontario, retiring as the Chief Engineer of the Plant 3 Powerhouse in 1987. After their 50th wedding Anniversary, they purchased a new house. After they retired, they traveled 18 yrs by RV. to the south during winter. He will always be remembered for his enthusiastic support of his children and grandchildren in their various endeavors. Rod died in the Victoria Hospital, London, Middlesex, Ont., February 6, 2006. He was cremated and rests in Mount Pleasant Cemetery in London, Ontario The couple had three children: Linda, Greg, Nelson
Courtesy: Linda Wood
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