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In Memory of

Carol A. Woodard

August 28, 1948 - September 12, 2017

Obituary


Carol A. Woodard, 69, passed away September 12, 2017. Mass of Christian Burial will be at Holy Spirit Catholic Church on Saturday, September 16 at 10:00 am. Burial will follow at Floral Hills Memorial Gardens in Kansas City. Carol was born August 28, 1948 to Richard F. and Helga Elliott in Ft. Lee, Virginia. She spent many of her childhood years as a military child moving around the world, including 9 years in Germany. Her father retired from the military in 1966 and the family settled in Raytown, where she met Charles Woodard. They married...

Carol A. Woodard, 69, passed away September 12, 2017. Mass of Christian Burial will be at Holy Spirit Catholic Church on Saturday, September 16 at 10:00 am. Burial will follow at Floral Hills Memorial Gardens in Kansas City. Carol was born August 28, 1948 to Richard F. and Helga Elliott in Ft. Lee, Virginia. She spent many of her childhood years as a military child moving around the world, including 9 years in Germany. Her father retired from the military in 1966 and the family settled in Raytown, where she met Charles Woodard. They married in 1968. Charles and Carol raised their family in Raytown until 2002, when they moved to Raymore. She spent her career as an RN working at Baptist Memorial Hospital and also at Little Sisters of the Poor. Carol loved to take care of people. She was preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her husband, Charles; two children, Anthony (Kim) Woodard and Stefanie (Ryan) Berry; three grandchildren, Austin Woodard, Victoria Woodard, and Jacob Berry; sisters, Patricia Clark and Marleen Mawby; brother, Richard M. Elliott; and many loving friends. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions be made to Autism Speaks or St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.