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Virginia E. (Hamilton) Wood

December 4, 1929 — July 4, 2020

Virginia E. (Hamilton) Wood, 90, beloved wife of the late Raymond Wood, passed away on Saturday, July 4th at her home, with her family by her side. Born in Malden, she is the loving daughter of the late Esther (Winberg) Doucas.

Virginia grew up in Everett and was a graduate of Everett High School. She married her husband Raymond in 1952 and settled in Malden to raise their family. For many years, she worked in the business offices of the Malden Press and the Malden Trust Company. She also worked for various medical offices until her retirement. Virginia moved to Stoneham 15 years ago. She was an active parishioner at St. Patrick's Church and was a proud member of the St. Patrick's Prayer Shawl Ministry. Virginia enjoyed gardening, knitting for her friends and family and she especially loved cooking for both friends and family.

Virginia is the devoted mother of Linda W. Russell and her husband Robert. Cherished grandmother of Erin Carlson and her husband Gordon and Bryan Russell-Lowe and his wife Bethany. Loving great grandmother of Miles Carlson. Beloved daughter of the late Esther (Winberg) Doucas and loving sister of the late Barbara Rosolko. She is also the loving aunt to many nieces, nephews, and friend to many.

A Funeral Mass Celebrating Virginia's Eternal Life will be held at St. Patrick's Church, 71 Central St., Stoneham, MA, on Thursday, July 9th, at 10am. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Interment will follow at Forest Dale Cemetery in Malden.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation in Virginia's Memory to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society at or to 3 International Dr., Suite 200, Rye Brook, NY 10573.

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Thursday, July 9, 2020

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