Peacefully with family by her side, at University Hospital, on Friday, March 12, 2021, Melba (née Threndyle) Woods of London, in her 89th year. Beloved wife of the late Wallace Woods. Loving mother of Ed and Jeff. Adored grandmother of Nick and Dani. Dear great-grandmother of Donovan and Silas. Also loved by her sisters Joyce and Grace. Predeceased by her son Don, five brothers, and two sisters. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 16 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Northview Funeral Chapel and Cremation Centre, 1490 Highbury Avenue North, London, where the funeral service will be conducted on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. Interment at the Grove Cemetery. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Melba are asked to consider the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Salthaven Wildlife Rehabilitation and Education Centre. For information on how to register for Melba’s visitation, funeral service, to watch the live stream of the service, or to leave condolences, please click the links to the left of the obituary.
Please note: as per the directive of the Bereavement Authority of Ontario, attendance numbers will be restricted. Please be aware that COVID-19 protocols are in place which may preclude some from being able to attend and masks are mandatory at both indoor and outdoor services.