Funeral services for Robert A. Woodward-age 87 of St. Joseph
Nursing Home and formerly of Gouverneur will be held on Thursday, April 10, 2008 at 10:00 am at Frary Funeral Home with Rev. Gloria Strong
officiating. Burial will be held at
Stone Presbyterian Church Cemetery in the spring. Calling hours will be held at the funeral
home on Wednesday, April 9, 2008
from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 pm. Mr. Woodward passed away at St. Joseph
Nursing Home on Monday evening, April
Mr. Woodward is survived by four sons; John of Gouverneur,
Wayne and his wife Roberta of Ogdensburg, Ronald of Arizona and Andy of Rome,
five grandchildren, two step-sons; William LaRock and, Kevin LaRock and his
wife Christine, three step-daughters, Diane Lassial-Tynon, Tammy Otto and Dawn
Waiculomis. He is predeceased by one
step-son, Robby LaRock.
Mr. Woodward was born on August 30, 1920 in Rossie,
NY; the son of Andrew and Mae (Hicks)
Woodward. He graduated from Antwerp
School in 1938. He married Elizabeth I. Recore on September 14, 1945 in Ogdensburg, she
predeceased him. He was then married to
Constance M. (Miller) LaRock in 1981, she predeceased him in 2006. He worked as a mechanic for Speed Texaco,
then going to work for Boyer Brothers Carpeting. Mr.
Woodward loved dogs and making lawn ornaments.