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John D. Woods

July 12, 1960 — June 23, 2023


John D. Woods 62 of Lancaster, Ohio died Friday, June 23, 2023 at OSU Wexner Medical Center.

He worked for General Machine as a machinist and enjoyed working with wood.  John was a pencil artist and a very good draftsman.

John is survived by his sister, Cheryl (Jim) Clark of Somerset; brothers, Mark A. (Sandy Walker Woods) of Lancaster and Brian Woods of Florida; step-brother, Doug Carpenter of Millersport; several nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ronald Woods and Judy Carpenter and step-father, Grant Carpenter.

Caring Cremation® has taken place by the FRANK E. SMITH FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, LANCASTER, OHIO.

Memorial gifts may be given to Foundation Shelter, 800 W. Sixth Avenue, Lancaster, Ohio 43130.

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