John W. Woodbury

CADILLAC — John W. Woodbury, 61, of Cadillac, died on Monday, Aug. 1, 2011, at his home in Selma Township.

He was born on April 19, 1950, to Ernest O. and Garnett Parkins Woodbury, in Mount Pleasant. John married Pamela Myers on Feb. 24, 1973 in Mount Pleasant. He was a U.S. Army veteran.

Surviving him are his wife, Pamela; daughters, Ann (fiancee Rick) Conner of Cadillac, and Danielle (Lester) White of Lake George; sons, Rick (Amber) Woodbury of Reed City, and Larry (Teresa) Woodbury of Edmore; 14 grandchildren, Seth, Brandi, Tyler, Jonathan, Jaylen, Lester Jr., Hunter, Kimberly, Connor, Kobe, Bethany, Logan, Amanda and Kayla; sisters, Janet (Otis) Swales of Evart and Linda (Olen) Thornton of Lake Isabella; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Norma Snyder and Shirley Skinner; and brothers, William, James, Larry and Michael.

A funeral will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 4, 2011, at the Corey Funeral Home in Evart, with Pastor Dave Starkey presiding. Visitation will be at 11 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.