Jeffrey Allyn Wood, 66, passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by loved ones on December 10, 2021. He was born on March 8, 1955, in Jacksonville, Illinois. He served in the United States Army and was a proud veteran. He worked as a street sweeper for the City of Dinuba until he retired after 25 years. Jeff and his wife were going to celebrate a wonderful 42 years together in January of 2022. Jeff was a passionate biker, he loved his Harley. He would go everywhere with his long-time friend/nephew Don Shouse. Jeff loved to camp and was an avid fisherman. He would often go with his brother-in-law Joe Espinosa. On top of all that, Jeff loved to paint birdhouses and did many for his family. Jeff enjoyed his time with his kids, grandkids, and great-grandkids. He was a big family man and he rolled with them till the wheels fell off. He recently gave his heart to Christ, he loved going to church. Jeff and his wife were both baptized on September 25, 2021.
Jeffrey Allyn Wood is predeceased by his father, Paul E. Wood, and biological mother Barbra Hubble as well as his Sister, Donna Leach.
He is survived by his mother, Linda L. Wood. His wife, Peggy Wood. His daughter Andria Wood Romo. His son-in-law, Richard Romo. His son, Travis Smith. His siblings, sister Vicky Fitchett, brother Bill Wood, sister Amy Ball and brother Michael Wood, all from Illinois. His sister-in-law and brother-in-law Colleen and Joe Espinosa. His grandchildren Andrew Lucatero, Michael Romo, and Richard Romo Jr. His great-grandchildren, Aszaila Lucatero, and Richard Romo III. As well as many nieces and nephews.
Visitation for Jeff will be held at Dopkins Funeral Chapel on December 15, 2021, from 10 am to 12 pm. A service in his memory will be held at 12 pm, Wednesday, December 15 at Dopkins Funeral Chapel. The clergy will be his nephew Jacob Biswell. Jeff will be buried with his family in Scottville, Illinois.
His pallbearers are Richard Romo Sr. Andrew Lucatero, Michael Romo, Bill Wood, Chris Ball, Josh Bacon. As well as honorary pallbearers Richard Romo Jr and Chuck Burkett.
A reception to follow will be announced at a later time.
In lieu of flowers make all donations to Dopkins Funeral Chapel. They are all greatly appreciated.