Doris N. Woods, 94, of Kenton, Ohio died Sunday, January 10, 2021, at 11 a.m. at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Kenton, Ohio where she had been a patient since January 1.

Doris was born October 5, 1926, at Clarksburg in Ross County, Ohio to Ward and Gwendolyn Garing Dean.  She was a 1944 graduate of Atlanta High School in Pickaway County and lived most of her life in Washington Court House and Fayette County before moving to Kenton in 2016.

On June 14, 1945, she married Robert G. Woods.  He preceded her in death in 1985.  She was also preceded by a son, Robert Michael “Mike” Woods in 2014; a granddaughter, Gwendolyn Woods and two brothers, Edwin and Rodney Dean.

Doris is survived by a daughter, S. Jill Finney of Kenton, Ohio; four grandchildren, Clifford (April) Woods  and Cynthia Woods, of Kentucky and Angela (John) Rembis and Lisa (Jon) Castle, of Kenton; 14 great grandchildren, including Paxton, Parker and Preston Rembis and Kaden, Ethan and Carly Gilmore, of Kenton and eight great great grandchildren.

In keeping with her wishes, cremation will take place.

A graveside service will be held in the New Holland Cemetery when COVID-19 safety conditions permit.  Burial will be under the direction of the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington Court House.

There will be no calling hours.

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  • Esther Pollock says:

    My thoughts and prayers are with you guys. Dearing this time of need. I want to say thank you to Jill for taking great care of Doris. Angela and Lisa just remember all the great times you had with her. Those will last longer than anything.
    Just be there for each other and I will always be here for you guys. I loved her like my own grandma. Love you guys.
    I will always love and miss you grandma Woods