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Ronald "Ron" Woodworth

Died: Tuesday, April 03, 2018
Age: 81
Ronald “Ron” Woodworth, age 81, of Lapeer, formerly of Imlay City, MI, died Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family. Ronald Ray Woodworth was born October 6, 1936 in Lapeer, MI. He was the son of the late Ray and the late Florence (Boeneman) Woodworth. Ron grew up in Attica, MI and graduated from Imlay City High School, Class of 1955.

He married Betty Jean Torr on December 30, 1955 in Marlette, Michigan. They lived in the Imlay City area before moving to Lapeer.

Ron proudly served in the United States Army during the Korean War from 1955-1957. He was employed as an analysis engineer by General Motors - Fischer Body at the Tech Center in Warren, MI for 31 years before retiring in 1990.

He was a member and the past president for the Lapeer Lions Club, Noble Grand of the Lapeer Odd Fellows, and a member of the Lapeer American Legion #16.

Ron is survived by his wife, Betty Woodworth; two sons, Richard (Faye) Woodworth of Imlay City, MI and Michael (Valerie) Woodworth of Metamora, MI; one sister, Carol (Doug) Nelson of Au Gres, MI; one brother, Butch (Judy) Woodworth of Lapeer, MI; five grandchildren, Allen (Jessica) Woodworth, Jennifer (Ben) Woodworth, Wesley Woodworth, Kimmer Pierce, and Whitni Woodworth; seven great-grandchildren, Addyson, Bradyn, Finn, Chlor, Grant, Zoey, and Zalie; and his sister-in-law, Jan Woodworth of St. Helen, MI.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ray and Florence Woodworth; son, Norman Woodworth; one brother, James (Jim Bo) Woodworth; his sister, Connie McCulley; and his parents-in-law, Norman and Flossie Torr.

The funeral will be held 1:30 p.m., Friday, April 6, 2018 at Muir Brothers Funeral Home of Imlay City, 225 N. Main Street, Imlay City, MI. Father John “Doc” Ortman will officiate. Interment will follow at Stiles Cemetery in Lapeer, MI.

The family is available for visitation 2-5 p.m. and 6-8 p.m., Thursday, April 5 at the Muir Brothers Funeral Home of Imlay City.

Please be sure to sign our online register muirbrothersfh.com
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