Victor E. Wood

June 25, 1954 ‒ November 14, 2018

Delaware, Ohio

Victor E. Wood, 64, of Delaware passed away Wednesday afternoon, November 14, 2018 at his residence.

He was born June 25, 1954 in Delaware to James and Martha (Witt) Wood and later graduated from Delaware Hayes High School.

Vic retired from the Ohio Department of Transportation after many years of service and was a devoted and faithful member of St. Mary Catholic Church. He also was a member of the Delaware Eagles #376 and the Delaware Moose Lodge. He enjoyed golfing, bowling and working at the Delaware County Fair in various capacities for many years.

Those left to cherish his memory include his mother, Martha Wood of Delaware; daughter, Christina Wood of Delaware; niece, Marty (Jarrod) Hobbs of Delaware; great niece and great nephew, Molly and James Hobbs.

He was preceded in death by his father and his sister Karen Mae Harter.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, November 18, 2018 from 2 – 5 pm at the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center, 101 Valleyside Drive (formerly 1510 W. William Street), Delaware, and where funeral services celebrating Vic’s life will be held on Monday, November 19, 2018 at 10:00 am with Rev. Fr. Michael Watson officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery. The St. Mary Bereavement Committee will then host a luncheon in the Snyder-Rodman Community Room.

Contributions in Vic’s memory may be made to OhioHealth/HomeReach Hospice.

The Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center is honored to serve the Wood family.

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  • Vic was a great man. Such a funny guy
    May you rest in peace. My love n condolences go to chrissy and the family.


  • I’ve known Vic since I was a kid. Always joking around. I saw him again a lot when he was delivering newspapers, would spend a few minutes each day, catching up on old times.

    RIP Buddy, gonna miss you.

  • You have my deepest sympathy in the loss of Mr. Wood. Saying goodbye to someone we love is never easy. But not even death can take away the memories that you have stored up. Cherish those memories and may they bring a smile to your faces and comfort to your hearts. Rely heavily on God to comfort and strengthen you.Psalms 147:3

  • Sorry for your loss ! I never worked with him, i worked in a different county ! But no matter whether we knew each other or not we are all ODOT family !

  • I’m so sorry for your loss. Woody was a co-worker for many years. Always friendly and nice to be around.

  • I am saddened to hear of Woody’s passing…we worked together in the Bridge Department many years ago & Woody always was helpful to me … I’m glad I had the pleasure of knowing him as a friend & co-worker. My prayer is for peace & comfort from our Lord for Woody’s family.
    Sandi Dinovo

  • great thought and lots of fantastic memories to be shared for many years to come about this man as my dear friend and comrade has moved away to lands far away and all of the many things he had assisted me for many years will never be faultered at all… R.I.P. Victor E, Wood and many Prayers to be shared among the ones still here in celebration of this great man as his humour will never become forgotten…also many thanks for the last breakfast you have boughten by himself at your local Eagles about 6 years ago and no wonder I couldn’t find you last year during our class reunion… God Speed all the way to his land above…

  • Dear Ones,
    My heartfelt deepest sympathy to you at this time. Vic was always so helpful to us and my dad at the farm and had a smile for everyone. May God touch your heart with his comforting hands.
    Much Love,
    Dellann Kuhn