Elwood “Woody” Lynn May, 80, of Harrisburg, formerly of Elizabethtown, passed away on Sunday, October 3, 2021, in Harrisburg after a brief illness. Born Wednesday, August 13, 1941, in Hershey, he was the son of the late Charles E. and Edna (Reese) May. 

Elwood attended Hershey High School, class of 1961. A US Navy veteran of Vietnam, he served aboard the USS Kitty Hawk. He was retired from the Defense Distribution Center in New Cumberland.

Elwood is survived by two children, David and Tina, of Arizona; a sister, Rosie Wester and husband Ronnie, of Rocky Mount, NC; a brother Randy May, of Hershey, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a brother Richard May.

A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, at Rothermel-Finkenbinder Funeral Home & Crematory, 25 West Pine Street, Palmyra, PA 17078 at 11:00 a.m. Viewing will be from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Interment will take place in Grand View Memorial Park, Annville.

Contributions in Woody’s memory may be made to a Veterans charity if your choice. Memories and condolences may be shared at www.FinkenbinderFamily.com.