TROY - Willard E. "Woodie" Iddings, 86, of Troy, passed away Monday evening, Aug. 12, 2013, at his son's residence. He was born Feb. 10, 1927, in Troy, to the late James O. Iddings and Maude F. (Francis) Iddings. He was married to Marian A. (Hary) Iddings and she preceded him in death on April 23, 1991.
He is survived by his four sons and a daughter-in-law, Terry and Debbie Iddings of Troy, Gary E. Iddings of Troy, David J. Iddings of Troy, and Norman E. Iddings of Fayetteville, N.C.; daughter, Kimberly K. Anderson of Piqua; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents and his wife, he was preceded in death by three brothers, James, William E., and Robert E. Iddings; and sister, Bertha E. Miller.
He was a U.S. Army
Veteran and a member of the VFW
Post No. 5436, AMVETS Post No. 88, and the Moose Lodge of Troy. He was owner and operator of Woodie's TV in Troy.
Graveside services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday, at Miami Memorial Park, Covington, with his grandson, Pastor Simon Young officiating. Veteran's memorial honor guard services will take place at the graveside. The family will receive friends from 12-1 p.m. Friday at the Stocker-Fraley Funeral Home, 160 N. High St., Covington. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Miami County, P.O. Box 502, Troy, OH 45373.
Baird Funeral Home, Troy, is assisting the family with arrangements.
Condolences may be expressed to the family through www.bairdfuneralhome.com