Lois J. Wood, 70 of Lambertville died Friday, February 9, 2018 surrounded by
loved ones at her daughter’s home in Stafford Twp.
Daughter of the late George and Mary Susdoft, she is survived by her daughter
Kristen Wood and her husband Michael Schermerhorn, her twin sister Lorraine
Carmosino and her husband Rick, and her partner of many years Trish Gazzillo.
Born in Hoboken, Lois had lived in Lambertville for the past 36 years. She
graduated from Somerville High School in 1966. She worked at Belmont
Forwarder and York Luggage. She also worked in the cafeteria at both South
Hunterdon Regional High School and Hunterdon Central Regional High School.
Lois volunteered with events at both the Hibernia Fire Company and the
Lambertville-New Hope Rescue Squad.
She loved all types of animals, especially her three grand dogs: Sam, Molly and
Woody, and was very generous donating to causes for animals. She believed in
helping others whenever she could and had a generous heart. She gave clothing,
coats, toys, bicycles and food to children and families in need during the holidays.
Every year at Christmas, with her daughter and sister, she would donate food, beds,
treats, and toys to local animal shelters.
Her family always came first and she enjoyed spending time with them and her
friends. She also enjoyed her daytime soap operas, walking around town, chatting
on the phone with family and shopping with her daughter. Lois loved living in the
town of Lambertville. She enjoyed frequenting at the local restaurants, especially
the Inn of the Hawke, The Lambertville Station, and Lilly’s on the Canal.
A memorial service will be held Saturday February 24 at 12:00 noon at the
Garefino Funeral Home,12 N. Franklin St. Lambertville. Visitation will be from
11:00 am until the time of service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made St. Jude Children’s
Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Animal
Alliance, 1423 R. 179, Lambertville, NJ 08530.