Obituaries: Georgine E. Wood


It is with great sadness that the family of Georgine E. Wood, of Portsmouth, VA, formerly of Bristol, announce her passing on May 20, 2016 at the age of 62.  She was born on July 11, 1953 in Bristol and was a daughter of the late George and Doris (Fortier) LaFlamme.  She lived in Bristol most of her life and worked for Quality Coils and Cigna.  She also formerly lived in Torrington where she worked as a realtor and has been in Portsmouth, VA for the past eight years.  Georgine will be lovingly remembered and survived by her daughters Melissa (Shawn) Wright, Heather (Mark) Thibodeau; three sisters; and numerous nieces and nephews.  Celebration of Georgine’s life will be remembered and honored at Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Ave., Bristol between 12 and 2 PM on Wednesday (June 1, 2016) followed by a burial service at West Cemetery, Bristol.  In lieu of flowers, the family requests to grant Georgine’s wish by donating to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), PO Box 96929, Washington, DC, 20090-6929 in her honor.  Please visit Georgine’s memorial website at WWW.FUNKFUNERALHOME.COMWood, Georgine