Woodworth Sr., Jeffrey
Jeffrey Woodworth, Sr, 55, Three Lakes, Wis., formerly of the Oconto, Wis. area, died Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at his home. He was born in Oconto, on July 18, 1957, the son of Oren and Audrey (Brabant) Woodworth. Jeff was raised and attended schools in Oconto. He received his masters degree in business administration from Park College in Kansas City, Mo. On April 24, 1976, he was married to Mary Cooper in Three Lakes. Jeff entered the U.S. Marine Corps
and served from 1976 to 1989 as an MP and received the highest award for his marksmanship. After retiring from the Marines he was employed by Ginghis Formal Wear in Green Bay and also worked as a truck driver with his son, Peter. Jeff and Mary moved to Three Lakes in 2008. He enjoyed gardening and hunting.
Jeff is survived by his wife, Mary, Three Lakes; sons, Jeffrey, Jr., Oshkosh, Wis.; and Peter, Three Lakes; parents, Oren and Audrey Woodworth, Oconto; brothers, Tim (Rita), Sheboygan Falls, Wis.; and Steve (Janette), Oconto; sisters, Judy (Skip), Colissimo, N.D.; Gail (Rick) Schneider, Oconto; and Patti-Jo (Jeff) Ernst, Oconto; four grandchildren; father-in-law, Peter Bonkowski, Three Lakes; brother-in-law, Phil Johnson, Three Lakes; and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Lucy Bonkowski.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, May 28, 2013, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Oconto, Wis. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of service at the church. Burial will follow in Oconto Catholic Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made at www.gaffney-busha.com
Arrangements by Gaffney-Busha Funeral Home in Eagle River, WI.