Vincent Heermans Woolery Sr.

Woolery, Vincent Heermans Sr.
91, of Phoenix, AZ passed away on March 30, 2014. Vincent graduated Arizona State University with distinction in Political Science. He was a Captain in the U.S. Air Force and served for over 10 years. Following his military service he opened A-Action Day-Brite Signs which he owned and operated with his wife for 51 years in Phoenix. He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Soyoko Woolery, his seven children, Vincent Woolery Jr., Gill Woolery, Wendy Lange, Raymond Woolery, Gayle Woolery-Alvarado, Catherine Woolery-Lombardo and Philip Woolery as well as 8 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Two services will be held on April 21, 2014 to honor Vincent. The first service at 10:30 AM at Christ Church of the Ascension, 4015 E Lincoln Dr., Paradise Valley, AZ 85253, followed by a service at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona, 23029 N Cave Creek Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85024 at 12:30 PM. Vincent was a blessing to his family and friends and will be greatly missed.


Published in The Arizona Republic on Apr. 13, 2014