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Born: January 20, 1933

Death: November 20, 2012

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George P. Kalas Funeral Home - Edgewater
Edgewater, MD

Samuel T. Wood

January 20, 1933  -  November 20, 2012
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Life Legacy

Samuel "Sam" T. Wood, a resident of Riva, MD since 1992 and previously of Dunkirk, MD and Silver Hill, MD died at Anne Arundel Medical Center on November 20, 2012.

Born January 20, 1933 in Silver Hill, MD, Sam founded the Samuel T. Wood Company in 1952, which started as a contracting firm and grew in real estate development and investment. Sam was the developer of the World Weather Building and Central Wood Car Wash. He also possesses a tool patent and a mechanical patent. His memberships include Grace Brethren Church of Calvert County, the Elks Club and the South Gate Lions Club. Sam enjoyed fishing, traveling and working with heavy equipment.

He was preceded in death by 8 siblings.

Sam is survived by his wife, Maureen Wood; four children, Sue Ann Wood of Mt. Juliet, TN, Yvonne Earp Jenkins of Riva, MD, Paul Earp of Dunkirk, MD and Philip Earp of Gambrills, MD; five siblings, William C. Wood of Annapolis, MD, Walter E. Wood of Clinton, MD, Rose Marie Long of Clinton, MD, Evelyn M. Larson of Friendship, MD and Mildred L. Taylor of Kansas, MO; and four grandchildren, Luke T. and Olivia Rae Jenkins and Benton P. and Dylan S. Earp.

Friends are invited to Sam's Life Celebration on Monday, November 26 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8pm at Grace Brethren Church of Calvert County, 9870 Old Solomons Island Road, Owings, MD and on Tuesday, November 27 from 10am until time of funeral service at 11am. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Grace Brethren Church of Calvert County or the Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America - MD, Greater DC Chapter, 1498 Reisterstown Road, Suite 324, Baltimore, MD 21208.