Arlie J. Wood, 61, a resident of the Warren Manor Nursing Home,
Warren, Pa., died at his residence, suddenly Friday morning,
December 23, 2016, after battling a long fight with Parkinson’s
Disease. He was born April 22, 1955 in Warren, PA. Arlie was
the son of the late Donald E. and Ethel A. Sherwood Wood, Sr.
He was a lifelong Warren area resident. Arlie was a 1972
graduate of Warren Area High School. He was employed with
Bollinger Enterprises Inc. for 30 years. He was an avid
participator with the Warren Special Olympics program,
competing in bowling and softball. He was a former member of
Jackson Run Baptist Church. Arlie is remembered for his intense
sense of humor, a man of no complaints, loved life to the fullest.
He enjoyed all kinds of food, the outdoors, loved animals, his
family, especially his son. He was a great sports enthusiast,
especially enjoyed the Buffalo Bills and Kansas City Chiefs
He is survived by his son – Jonathan E. Wood, his sisters – Ethel
A. Hennessy and husband, Joe, Louise Stewart all of Warren, PA.,
a brother – Walter Wood of Grand Saline, TX., several nieces and
nephews. In addition to his parents, Arlie was preceded in death
by a brother – Donald E. Wood, Jr.
Friends may call at First Church of the Nazarene, 11 Russell
Street, Warren, PA. on Tuesday, December 27, 2016 from 11:00
A.M. until 12:00 Noon when a funeral and committal service will
be conducted by Arlie’s nephew, Rev. Matthew Slater, Pastor of
Champion Nazarene Church, Champion, OH., officiating.
Interment will be in Warren County Memorial Park. Those
wishing to place memorials may do so through Warren Special
Olympics %Dean Huya, P.O. Box 752, Warren, PA, 16365, or
Northwestern Pennsylvania Chapter of Parkinson’s Disease
Foundation, 575 Lincoln Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA., 15202. E-mail
condolences can be sent by visiting