Cover photo for Michael Woods's Obituary
Michael Woods Profile Photo
1952 Michael 2021

Michael Woods

July 9, 1952 — December 25, 2021

Michael Woods of New Milford, 69, passed away on December 25, 2021. Mike was born in Teaneck on July 9, 1952. He grew up in Bergenfield and spent his adult years in New Milford with his wife and two children.

Mike worked for Verizon for 40 years while being a proud member of IBEW Local 827. He was an avid fan of the Yankees and Giants, enjoyed gardening, spending time with his two grandkids, and serving as an elder at South Church in Bergenfield. He was instrumental in founding a cancer support group at the church, and was passionate about helping those who had received a diagnosis.

He is survived by his wife Susan, son Ryan, daughter Lauren and her husband Joseph Wild, grandchildren Christopher and Evan, brother Thomas and sister Linda Puser, and many loving in-laws, nieces, nephews, and close friends.

A funeral service will be held at South Church in Bergenfield at 11am on Thursday, December 30th. Masks and distancing are required.

The funeral service can also be streamed online:
Facebook -
YouTube -

In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to the Mission Fund at:
South Presbyterian Church
150 W Church St
Bergenfield, NJ, 07621

Service Schedule

Past Services

Funeral Service

Thursday, December 30, 2021

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Get Directions

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 20

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send a Card

Send a Card