THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Edith M. Woodward
Issue Date: June 9, 2022
Edith Marie Woodward, 64, of Chippewa Falls, passed away Sunday, Feb. 6, 2022 at home.
Born May 15, 1957 in Waukegan, Ill., to Arthur F. and Rose (Paukner) Woodward, she lived most of her life in Chippewa County.
She enjoyed spending her days with her care providers, Karla Bednar and Gwenn Ouverson, singing and listening to music and visiting with the Bednar/Ouverson family when they came to visit. She had a special bond with Karen, a sister of Karla and Gwenn and looked forward to face time with her on a regular basis. Her strength showed through in many ways and she overcame many obstacles in her life.
Survivors include three sisters, Edna Dubrow, Gloria Springer and Mary (Homer) Randall; two brothers, Donald and Paul Woodward; sisters-in-law, Bettie, Renee and Rose Woodward, Karla Bednar and Gwenn Ouverson and their extended family members and her Guardian, Marit Waack from The Arc Eau Claire, Inc.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Helen Woodward, Grace Benson and her twin sister, Anna Woodward; four brothers Walter, Arthur, Bill and Alfred and three brothers-in-law, Dale Dubrow, Robert Springer and Rodney Benson.
Graveside services were held at Pembine Cemetery on Saturday, June 4 at 2 p.m. Stokes, Price and Mundt Funeral Chapel and Crematory of Altoona assisted the family. Online condolences can be shared at www.cremationsocietywi.com.