Patricia Wood

WOOD, Patricia “Patty” L., 72, of New Martinsville, WV died Friday, January 25, 2013 at her home surrounded by her family.

“Patty” was born August 3, 1940 in New Dale, WV daughter of the late John and Lucille Postlethwait Richmond.

She was a homemaker, loved quilting, gardening, growing flowers, photography, berry picking and jam making and a member of the Antioch Christian Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Darrell Yeater; daughter, Faye Marlene Yeater Weekly and sister, Florence Richmond.

Surviving are her husband of fifty-two years, Drexell Wood; three sons, Jerry Wood of New Martinsville, WV, Darrell Yeater of Fairfax, VA and Andrew (Diana) Wood of Quaker City, OH; two daughters, Karen (Bob) Keough of Fairfax, VA and Joan Miller of New Martinsville, WV; four brothers, Harold (Sue) Richmond of Proctor, WV, Burl (Shirley) Richmond and John (Karen) Richmond both of New Martinsville, WV and Don Richmond of Columbus, OH; two sisters Imogene (David) Wood of Wileyville, WV and Laura (Kenny) Goddard of Proctor; eleven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., Monday, January 28, 2013 at the Jarvis-Williams Funeral Homes, 1224 S Bridge St., New Martinsville, WV. Pastor Lemoyne Horner will conduct private funeral service.

Interment will be held at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made, in Patty’s name, to Journey Hospice, 314 S Wells St., Sistersville, WV 26175.

Expression of sympathy may be made