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Mary Jane (Witt-Wood) Pepe, 88, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020 in Riverside Convalescent Home-Mathews.

She was born in Roanoke.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Tom and Edith Witt; her husband, Verlon C. Wood (Curly); two daughters, Donna L. Young and Delores A. Martin, and a sister, Peggy Witt. 

Survivors include her daughter, Debera G. Hall; son, Robert Wood; four sisters, Gloria Witt, Betty Brienza, Margaret Avery and Dottie Openchain; grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

There will be a private memorial in the summer for friends and family.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the local animal shelter.

Andrews Funeral Home & Crematory, Gloucester, is in charge.