Wayne S. Woodward, 82

MARCH 9, 1930-SEPT. 9, 2012

September 10, 2012
  • Wayne S. Woodward
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Wayne S. Woodward, 82, of 11818 Peacock Trail, Hagerstown, Md., passed away Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center.

Born March 9, 1930, in Luray, Va., he was the son of the late Joseph Lawrence Woodward and Celeste Virginia Woodward.

He was employed for 42 years with Potomac Edison Co. and retired in 1992 as a systems load dispatcher.

He was an avid hunter and fisherman, and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.

He is survived by one daughter, Marcia Maloney of Mechanicsville, Md.; two sons, Kevin Woodward of Hagerstown and Dave Woodward of Dillsburg, Pa.; a brother, Hunter Woodward of Zuni, Va.; four grandchildren; and one great-grandson.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Peggy J. Woodward.

Services will be Friday, Sept. 14, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown. Jamie Baker will officiate. Burial will follow in Beaver Creek Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research by calling 1-800-708-7644.

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