Obituary: Barbara J. Wood, Retired Dining Commons Staffer

Barbara J. Wood, 85, of Greenfield, a retired dietary worker in the dining commons, died Feb. 1 in Cooley Dickinson Hospital in Northampton, after a brief illness.

Born in Newport, R.I., she was educated in Greenfield schools and graduated from Greenfield High School.

She married Bruce Wood in 1947. She lived in Greenfield, moving to South Deerfield in the early 1960s.

She worked for food services for 27 years until her retirement in 1991.

Her husband died in 1981.

She leaves daughter, Elizabeth Baird of Hadley, and her son, Bruce of Pittsfield; five granddaughters; three great-granddaughters and one great-grandson.

Donations in her memory may be made to the American Cancer Society.