George A. Woods, 85

George A. Woods, 85, of Ocean View, Del., formerly of Temple Hills, Md., passed away at his home on Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010.

Woods served with the Royal British Navy during World War II and moved to the United States in 1957. He was a retired, self-employed Mason in the greater South East Washington, D.C., area. He was a member of the Ocean View Coastal Leisure Cheer Center. He enjoyed fishing and WWE wrestling, and was a diehard Redskins fan.

Woods was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Annie. He is survived by his daughter, Anna of Ridge, Md., and his brother, Harry Woods of Scotland.

A memorial service was scheduled for Monday, Dec. 20, 2010. Burial was to be private. In lieu of flowers, the family suggested memorial contributions in Woods’ memory to Ocean View Coastal Leisure Cheer Center; 30367 Cedar Neck Rd.; Ocean View, DE 19970, or to a charity of the giver’s choice.