WOOD, Anthony Benjamin Tony Wood - Arrived March 26th, 1943 in London, England and departed July 4, 2022 in Orono, Ontario.
Tony immigrated from England in 1951 with his parents Doreen and Benjamin Wood.
Canada was a paradise for him. He enjoyed all that was to offer in Canada especially the outdoors.
Tony chose to die with dignity surrounded by his loving family: his wife Betty Ann of 56 years, children, and grandchildren - Gilbert (Karen), Maggie Benjamin, Simon, Wood; Tina (Nick Brown), Nicholas Wieringa, Christopher Wieringa, Ryleigh Brown; Lori (Jason Feddema), Andrew, Sam, Lizzy Feddema.
Tony sat on many committees including Kirby Public School PTA, Clark High School PTA, Municipal of Clarington committees as well as Ganaraska Forest Board. Tony also coached Orono soccer for more than 10 years.
Tony will be truly missed by his best friend of over 60 years Bob Marshall, as well as his numerous nieces, nephews and his cousins, Sue, Joanna, and Yvonne in England and Barry, Steve, Dennis, Elaine and Pat in Niagara.
We will have a celebration of life Thursday, July 14th, 2022 from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. with tribute at 3:00 p.m at the Orono Town Hall Orono, Ontario.
If desired, donations in Tony's memory can be made to St. Saviours Anglican Church Orono, Ontario OR a CHARITY of your choice.