Viola Ada Woody

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  • Name: Viola Ada Woody
  • Location of Birth: Benedict, North Dakota
  • Date of Birth: September 2, 1922
  • Date of Death: November 20, 2008 (86 years old)
  • Parents: Arthur and Lizzie Hudson
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  • Highest Rank: TEC 5 (Technical 5)
  • Branch: Army
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  • Military Highlights:
    Viola served in the military in World War II in the motor pool, as a message decoder, and in food service.

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    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Viola was preceded in death by her husband, R. L. Woody, parents, son, Donald,and siblings, Percy Hudson, Victoria Tuper, Harold Hudson, Leo Hudson, and Ann Merrifield-Rozelle.

    Survivors include her children, Robert (Patricia), Leslie, Vickie, Sandra (William) Dunn, Lois (Tom) Buzay, and Barb (Ed) Woody-Gysler; nineteen grandchildren, forty-three great-grandchildren, and four great-great grandchildren.

    Viola, formerly of Warba, Minnesota, passed away in the V.A. Medical Center in Fayetteville, Arkansas. She is buried in the Warba-Feeley Cemetery in Warba, Minnesota.

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