D. Eileen Woodard, 93, of Fayette, died Friday morning, August 1, 2014, at Fulton Manor in Wauseon, OH. She was born August 18, 1920, in Fayette, to the late John and Vena (Keith) Mattern. She married Herbert M. Woodard on December 3, 1939, in Fayette, and he preceded her in death on August 6, 1979.
Eileen and her husband, Herb, owned and operated the former “Fayette Review” newspaper for many years. Eileen was a member of the Fayette United Methodist Church.
Surviving Eileen are two daughters, Janis (Roy) Ferguson of Fayette and Jean Skelton of Memphis, TN; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
A private graveside service for Eileen washeld at the Pleasant View Union Cemetery in Fayette. There will be no calling hours. Arrangements were entrusted to the Eagle Funeral Home-Barrett Chapel in Fayette.
Friends can share memories and condolences with the Woodard family online at www.eaglefuneralhomes.com.
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