In August of 1959, we opened the doors to the Wood Funeral Home, Inc. at 5537-39 W. Girard Avenue.
The Wood Funeral Home, Inc. was established to provide
dedicated, professional funeral services to the Philadelphia community. With
Clarence as the sole proprietor and Geraldine as the support staff and lady
attendant, we have successfully served the Philadelphia community over the
In January 1989, our two daughters, Cynthia Elizabeth and Wanda Annette joined
the family business as licensed funeral directors, infusing an already
successful business with new ideas and perspectives. They continued in the
family tradition by providing funeral services to the public and responding to
the changing times.
In 1991, the business was transformed from a sole proprietorship to partnership
under the direction of Cynthia and Wanda. Since this union, the service of the
Wood Funeral Home, Inc. has improved and expanded greatly. We stand ready to serve you
whether it is for a pre-planning need or to assist in the arrangements for the
funeral of a loved one.