Skip to content
West County: 636-227-4488 | St. Charles: 636-484-8844 | Downtown: 314-241-8844
We are continuing to serve families during the COVID-19 crisis. Call (314) 241-8844 to learn more.
We are continuing to serve families during the COVID-19 crisis. Call (314) 241-8844 to learn more.
Richard Wood

Richard Lee Wood

Richard Wood Beloved husband of Janet Wood of Ofallon  MO passed away 05/16/2020 at St Joseph West Hospital.
Richard was retired from Coca Cola, He loved to fish and conversing with his friends and family. During the summer he loved to bar-b-que and have pool parties.
He leaves behind 3 Daughters Marsha Elsea of Old Mines MO, Chrissy Wood of Bonne Terre MO, Joyce(Dale) Brayfield of Ofallon MO, 4 Granddaughters, 6 great grandchildren. Brothers Allen (Dixie) Wood of Perryville, Roger Wood of Arnold. Many nieces and nephews and a lot of great friends.
Proceeded in death by his parents Chalmer and Rita Wood of Perryville. Brother Melvin (Bo) Wood , Sister Joyce Klump, Sister Cindy Prost, Grandson Curtis Herndon

4 Comments

  1. Abby on May 18, 2020 at 4:23 pm

    Dear Coca-Cola Man/ Bubba/ Richard,

    Thank you for making my childhood so amazing. One of my favorite memories was coming over to your house when I was little for popsicles, swimming, and just spending time with you and Jan Wood. Not to mention all of your beautiful puppies that I got to see Like GiGi. You are finally reunited with her. You’re an amazing person and God really did gain an angel. You’re heart was pure gold!

    So much love,
    Your dear little neighbor,
    Abby 💖

    Fly high 👼



  2. Kelcie on May 18, 2020 at 6:03 pm

    Thank you, for giving me such a great childhood and checking in on me after I moved out on my own. Teaching me to love everyone unconditionally and to have such a big heart. Now that I live in my own house I alway keep popsicles in my freezer for the neighbor kids! I’ll miss you’re funny stories and hanging with your family♥️



  3. Joan Hearst on May 19, 2020 at 7:22 am

    What a wonderful neighbor, friend and generous person you have been to many! You were always helping your friends, family and neighbors with anything they needed help with. You are a wonderful person and am so thankful you were my neighbor. You will be misses!
    I know you are in good hands now!
    Rest in peace.



  4. Louise on May 29, 2020 at 9:14 pm

    R W J . Rest with Jesus. Grandpa. I know and believe that we’ll see each other again in heaven Louise



Leave a Comment





×

Responsibly Serving Local Families
During the COVID-19 Crisis

At St. Louis Cremation, we want you to know we are continuing to serve local families while steadfastly following state and local requirements to ensure everyone's health and safety.

Due to social distancing conditions and CDC restrictions on large in-person gatherings, some of our services are modified at this time; to learn about the options currently available to local families, contact us at (314) 241-8844.

As we continue to serve the community, safety remains our top priority. Along with the meticulous standards for hygiene we have always maintained, we are currently following additional cleaning protocols to ensure a safe environment for both families and staff.

We remain available 24/7 to help your family and answer any questions you have during this time. Don't hesitate to reach out and learn how we can help.