July 28, 2013

Dorothy "Dee" R. Wood


— PLATTSBURGH — Dorothy "Dee" R. Wood, 65, of Edgewater Estates, died on Friday, July 26, 2013, at the CVPH Medical Center.

She was born in Manhattan, N.Y. on July 27, 1947, the daughter of Edward and Veronica Ginty.

Dee loved spending time playing golf, but most of all she enjoyed being with her family.

Survivors include her husband, Stephen R. Wood of Plattsburgh; one stepson, Kasey Wood of Plattsburgh; one stepdaughter, Aryn Erwin and her husband James Matthew of Colleyville, Texas; two brothers, Edward Ginty and his wife Kathy of East Islip, N.Y. and Robert Ginty and his wife Sharon of Charlotte, N.C.; two sisters, Ann Butts and her husband Leland of Baldwinsville, N.Y. and Patricia Weigman and her husband Matthew of Putnam Valley, N.Y.; two granddaughters, Kennedy Aryn Wood and Caroline Elizabeth Erwin; and several nieces and nephews.

At Dee's request, there will be no public calling hours. A Memorial Mass will be held at a later date and time to be announced in St. Peter's Church in Plattsburgh.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Dee's memory may be made to the American Pancreatic Cancer Society. Arrangements are being handled by the R.W. Walker Funeral Home, 69 Court St., Plattsburgh. Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting