Jean C. Wood, 70, of Virginia Beach, passed away peacefully surrounded by family Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019.
Born in Portsmouth and raised in Norfolk, she was the daughter of the late John H. and Mildred R. Walters and the widow of William “Mike” Wood. Jean retired from Virginia Beach City Public Schools in July 2016.
Left to cherish her memory are her daughters, Kimberly A. Haltom, and her husband, Jim, and Erin M. Geary, and her husband, Christopher; grandchildren, Erin K. Crawshaw, Kylee E. Geary, Kelsey R. Geary, Michael R. Geary and Ian C. Geary; sister, Beverly Derenske, and her husband, Al; brother, Steve Walters, and his wife, Patricia; nephews, Matt Walters, and his wife, Stephanie, Daniel Derenske and David Derenske; sisters-in-law, Nancy Jeffcoat, and her husband, Jeff, Barbara Jeffcoat and Kathy Sublett and her husband, Gray; brothers-in-law, Lee Wood, and his wife, Judy, and Charles Wood, and his wife, Neta; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 10, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church.
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