Samuel Frederick Woods, Jr.
February 14, 1939- January 17, 2020
Samuel Frederick Woods, Jr., 80, of Huntingtown, MD passed away January 17, 2020 at Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD. Sam was born February 14, 1939 in Glendale, MD to Samuel F. and Lydia (Hylton) Woods. Sam was a soft spoken man with a huge heart. He was known by so many in the county and loved by all.
He was a lover of old cars and hauler of junk cars. He was an excellent car restorer, mechanic and race car driver. He played a mean game of Keno and poker. He loved animals especially his cats and his dog Bear, he had a special kindness that drew animals to him.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brother Julian Woods, sisters Loucille B. Woods, Glida A. Driver and Janet Lanier and daughter Shirley M. Woods.
Surviving are his beloved wife of nearly 64 years Diane “Dee” Woods. But most of all, he was the best father to his 3 children Shelia A. Trainor and her husband Stephan of Prince Frederick, Samuel F Woods, III “Sambo” and his wife Margaret of Port Republic and Philip “Phil” C. Woods and his wife Lori of Prince Frederick; Pop Pop to his four grandkids Shanna, Bo, Austin and Samantha and two great grandkids Wyatt and Emi. To say he will be missed greatly is an understatement.
Memorial contributions may be made to Good Shepherd Cat Sanctuary, 32600 Landing Lane, Delmar, MD 21875, or The Spot Thrift Shop, 4860 St. Leonard Road, St. Leonard, MD 20685 (PO Box 206 Port Republic, MD 20676)
Thursday, January 23, 2020