Robert Dowin Wood, 41, of Hoopeston, IL, passed away at 10:22 P.M. Friday April 27, 2018 at Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center in Hoopeston.  He was born July 21, 1976, in Watseka, IL, the son of Rick and Mary (Bickers) Wood.  He married Jessi Key on November 20, 2015 in Danville, IL.  She survives in Hoopeston.

He is also survived by his father, Rick Wood of Hoopeston, IL; 2 daughters, Alexis “Lexi” Wood of Hoopeston, IL and Rhean Walker of Hoopeston; two sons, Robert “Bobby” Wood of Hoopeston, IL and Dowin Wood of Rankin, IL; one step-daughter, Meadow Milburn of Hoopeston, IL; two sisters, Kim Gonzalez of Hoopeston, IL and Alicia (Matthew) Kuntz of Hoopeston, IL; one grandchild, Onisty Jae Nosler of Hoopeston, IL; and two nieces, Graysha and Azalea Kuntz.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Wood and sister, Terri Wood.

Robert worked for Built 2 Last Construction and R&M Electric.  He enjoyed fishing and being outdoors.

Cremation rites will be accorded, and the family will hold a celebration of Robert’s life at 2:00 P.M. Wednesday May 2, 2018 at the Hoopeston American Legion, 502 E. Penn St. Hoopeston, IL.  No burial will be held.

Memorials may be made to the family of Robert Wood C/O Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL 60942.

Please visit to view Robert’s eternal tribute page and to send the family condolences.

Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston is handling the arrangements.



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