Ernest Perle Woodard, 87, of Ft. Myers, FL, passed away on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at Hope Hospice House, Cape Coral, FL.
He was born on December 28, 1925 in Hancock County, Ohio to the late Clarence and Carrie (Druechel) Woodard. He is also preceded in death by three brothers and one sister.
He married Gladys Sebring on July 18, 1953 and she survives along with their children, Gregory Woodard of West Liberty, Douglas Woodard of Charlotte, NC, Tamara (Fred) Johnson of Albion, MI and Robin Harris of Wesley Chapel, FL; his sisters, Margaret Ogg of Normal, IL and Marguerite Young of Springfield; six grandchildren, Andrea Shafer, Brittney, Connor, Nicholas and Laine Woodard and Alexander Harris; and great grandchildren, Jordan and Devin Shafer.
Forrest Amidon will officiate a 2:00 pm funeral service on Wednesday, February 20th at the Eichholtz, Daring & Sanford Funeral Home, 101 Zanesfield Road, West Liberty, OH with visitation from 12:00 to 2:00 prior to the service. Burial will be in the Fairview Cemetery, West Liberty.
Express condolences to www.eichholtzfuneralhome.com.