Halifax, MA — Susan M. Wood, formerly of North Andover, MA, passed away on Friday, November 8, 2013, at a group home in Halifax, MA after a long battle with Multiple Sclerosis.
Ms. Wood was the daughter of the late Henry and Margaret Wood of Methuen, MA. Susan was raised in Methuen and was a graduate of Tenney High School.
Throughout her 28 year struggle with MS, Susan managed to maintain her sense of humor. Her love of her family, friends, animals, hats, fried clams, ice cream, and music, especially the Beatles, will never be forgotten by those who love her.
She is survived by her sister, Barbara Houde and her brothers, Douglas, Brian and William, as well as two nieces, three nephews and two grand-nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: A memorial Mass to celebrate Susan’s life will be held on Saturday, November 16, 2013, at 9:30 a.m. at St. Matthew Parish in Windham, NH.
Contributions in her memory can be made to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 101 First Avenue, Suite 6, Waltham, MA 02451-1115 or to the MSPCA, 400 Broadway, Methuen, MA 01844.
Arrangements are by The Charles F. Dewhirst Funeral Home, 80 Broadway, Methuen. To send an online condolence, please visit www.dewhirstfuneral.com or www.facebook.com/DewhirstFuneralHome.