|Robert Wood was born Sunday, March 23, 1885, in Kouchibouguac, Kent County, N.B. He died Sunday, Dec. 14,1952 at his home in Bass River, Gloucester County, N.B. He married Caroline Albina Bastian, the daughter of Clara Melinda Hartt and John Henry Bastian, on February 2, 1910, in Harourt, Kent County, N.B. The wedding was performed by Rev. Moncton. Robert died from a Coronary Thrombosis in the arms of his son-in-law, Gerald.
Services for Robert Wood were held at his home. The Pall Bearers: J. Richard Woods, William Bulmer, Edward Somer, J.S. Dunn, Sr. Hazen Carey, Stanley Good. Honorary Bearers: Rufus Scott, Aurele Roach, D.C. Duncan. M.C. Brewer, O.T. Carter, M.J. Arseneault. Officiating Clergy: Rev. Dr. E. R. Woodside: Rev. Reid (Assisting) Hymns; Rock of Ages; Safe in the Arms of Jesus, Nearer My God to Thee. Choir under the direction of Mrs. Archie Ronalds.
Memorandi: 19th. Corinthians (Requested by family) Internment: Dec. 16, 1952. at p.m.
Children of Caroline (Bastian) and Robert Wood:
Garnet Weldon (1911-1989); Charles Robert (1913-1915); Edith Ellen (1916-2004);
Joseph John (1918-1981); Geraldine Kathleen (1921-1928); Ralph Herbert (1923-1987); Ervine Robert (1925); Charles William (1926-1979); Clara Geraldine (1928 -2007)