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Obituary for William "Ed" Edward Woods

William Edward “Ed” Woods of Bruce Township passed away peacefully at Trillium Court Long Term Care, Kincardine, on Friday, May 5th, 2023, at the age of 76 .

Beloved husband of “Jeanie” (née Gottschalk) for 57 years.

Father of Wade (Jill) of Michigan, Troy (Dianne) of Tiverton, Chad (Sharon) of Tiverton and April Folmer (Steve) of Walkerton.

Loving Papa to Cody (Jade), Amber (Conor), Hailey (Ryan), Tyler and Trent.

Great Papa to Aubrey and Landon, Falynn and Jett.

Brother of Donald (Joyce), Garry (Cathy), Bruce (Carol) and Ruth Woods (Dennis).

Ed was the first born to Wallace and Dorothy Woods who predeceased him.

Ed was a hardworking man with a love for carpentry since he was young. He operated his own contracting business for over 45 years; building his dream home and teaching his three sons skills of the trade.

Ed's love for animals, beginning with horses kept him busy. He raised meat rabbits, goats, sheep, Tamworth Pigs, made his own wine from the grapes he grew. He enjoyed Beekeeping and participating in car shows with their 1965 Beaumont Convertible.

Ed lived a full life. Considering the last stage of his illness, his family was thankful to see him go. We will remember the good times keeping him close to our hearts.

A memorial visitation to honour Ed’s life will be held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine on Wednesday, May 10th, 2023, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Memorial donations to the Tiverton Lions Club or charity of choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.