Sally Redfield Wood, 81 years old, a Port Washington resident for 74 years, died on February 11, 2006. Mrs. Wood was born in Hartford, CT. She graduated from Edgewood Park College for women and Schreiber High School, Port Washington. She was the beloved wife of Gardner Wood for 52 years who predeceased her in 1997. Survivors include her son, Gary Gardner Wood of Richmond. VA, and his children, Charles Van Schoonhoven Wood, James Gardner Wood and Bayley Redfield Wood; and her daughter Susan Redfield Wood and her children, Peter Redfield Toh and Christine Wood Toh.
Sally was a devoted wife and mother with a fun loving, sweet personality and a wonderful gaiety. She was a very loyal friend, adoring her domestic pets, teaching young children, painting unique pictures and sewing with her Quaker sewing group. Her children will cherish the especially kind
and secure upbringing of their parents. Sally was a comforting steady presence with a generous, gentle and beautiful soul.
Arrangements by the Cremation Society of Richmond, VA. A Memorial Service will be held at the Friends Meeting in Manhasset in June.