WOODS, George Richard Sr. – 85, of Mechanicsville, VA, widower of Margaret Ann (Peggy) passed away on December 11, 2018. He was retired from the US Navy and the Richmond Police. George was preceded in death by a daughter, Cathy (Bill) Leigers, and a son, Patrick Woods (Colette). He is survived by 5 children; Beth Siwiec (Dean), Peggy Simmons (John), George Woods Jr., Carol Hott (Kenny), and Michael Woods; 12 grandchildren, Lisa Siwiec (Marcus Aurelio), Kayla and Christina Siwiec, Julie Simmons, Michael Woods (Brie), Thomas Woods (Erica), Sarah Hogue (Jason), Ashley Leigers, Christopher and Shannon Hott, Aaron and Allison Woods; 9 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Kathy Talley (Bill). George was a member of VFW Post 9808; Retired Police Officer Association, Catholic War Veterans, Fleet Reserve Association, and a member of the Church of the Redeemer. The family will receive friends, Sunday, December 16, 2018 from 2 – 6 pm at Monaghan Funeral Home, 7300 Creighton Pkwy., Mechanicsville, VA 23111. A Mass of Resurrection will be held 10 am, Monday, December 17, 2018 at the Catholic Church of the Redeemer, 8275 Meadowbridge Rd., Mechanicsville, VA 23116. Interment will be at Amelia Veterans Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Church of the Redeemer.