Robert (Rob) Miller Hood Jr. 62, of Thurmont, Md. passed away peacefully on March 6, 2020 after a long battle with cancer. Rob was born on September 24, 1957 to Robert Miller Hood Sr. and Ruby Hood. He was a loving and devoted husband, father, son, brother and friend, and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by his parents, wife of 39 years, Debbie Hood, his daughter Dr. Kristen LaHart (Adam), Thurmont, MD and son Robert M. Hood III, Thurmont, MD. sister, Kerry Hood Taylor, Hanover, PA and brother S. Michael Hood, Florida Keys. He also leaves behind, aunts, cousins, in-laws, nieces and nephews.
Rob was a graduate of Damascus High School class of 1976, Veteran of the U.S. Air Force and member of the American Legion. He was a superintendent of commercial interior construction, Ford auto and truck sales, and most recently a business partner with his brother, doing residential and commercial construction.
Rob’s interests were, fishing, crabbing, golfing and motorcycle riding. He was well known for his enjoyment of cooking and baking and was always creating new recipes and hot-sauces.
Family will receive friends at the Molesworth-Williams Funeral Home, 26401 Ridge Road in Damascus, Sunday March 15, 2020 at 2:00 pm with a memorial service following at 3:00 pm.
*** On Monday March 16, 2020 at 11:00 am, a service of full military honors, will be provided by Adams County Allied Veterans Association at Evergreen Cemetery Gettysburg, PA. ***
The Family ask that any donations be made to the American Cancer Society.
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