ROGER W., 85
Ocala - Roger W. Woodward, 85, of Ocala, passed away March 18, 2013.
Born in Warsaw, NY, he came to this area 22 years ago from Rochester, NY. He retired from his own manufacturing company, Ferronics Inc. of Rochester, NY.
Mr. Woodward was a Veteran of both the Merchant Marine and the U.S. Army
and served in World War II
. He was a member of Silver Springs Shores Presbyterian Church, the Ocala Moose Lodge and enjoyed music, especially Jazz.
He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Elaine Woodward; son, Alan Woodward of Albany, NY; daughter, Terry Woodward of Glastonbury, CT, brother, Kenneth Woodward of Pittsford, NY and granddaughter, Katelyn Nicole Woodward of GA. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lacey and Myrtie Woodward and his brother, Homer Woodward.
A Celebration of Roger's Life will be held at Silver Springs Shores Presbyterian Church (674 Silver Road, Ocala 34472, 687-1119) on Saturday, April 6th, 2013 at 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that Memorial Contributions be made to the Church. Arrangements by Roberts Funeral Homes, Bruce Chapel East, 2739 SE Maricamp Rd., Ocala 732-9944.