Pauline G. Woods

Born: Sun., Dec. 21, 1913
Died: Mon., Dec. 10, 2012


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Pauline Woods, 98, of Westborough, passed away peacefully on December 10, 2012 at the Beaumont Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center.

Pauline Gordon Woods was born December 21, 1913 in Grand Rapids, MI and
grew up in Detroit and St. Petersburg, FL. She graduated Agnes Scott
College, in Decatur, GA, with a degree in math and chemistry. Moving to New
York City she studied at Columbia University and worked at Metropolitan
Life. While in NY she met her future husband, Fred Woods.
After the war Polly and Fred moved to Garden City,New York, where they
lived with their sons, Fred, Jr., born in 1943, and Joseph Gordon, born in
1946.
In Garden City Polly was active at the Cathedral of the Incarnation where
she was a manager of the Nearly New Shop.
In recent years Polly lived at The Willows, a retirement community in
Westborough, where she was president of the residents association for
several years.
She is survived by her sons, Fred Woods and Joseph Gordon
Woods, three grandchildren and one great grandchild.

A memorial service will be held at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 3 John St.,
Westborough, on Tuesday, January 8, at 10:00 A.M.



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Susan Mugford
   Posted Thu December 20, 2012
To the Family of Polly Woods,
I want to thank you for sharing Polly with me. I worked at Beaumont as the nurse manager on the Forbes neighborhood until August. Polly was a very special lady. She was so intelligent and very proper. She once told me how she had attended college. I was always so impressed by her. She never had a bad word for anyone. I really loved your mom. I want to express my sympathy and let you know that I am grieving with you at her loss. Just know that she was special to me as well and I appreciate your sharing her with me, she has impacted my life in such a beautiful way.
All my sympathy
Sue Mugford

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