Eugene M. Woodruff, 77 of Owosso, MI formerly of Ovid passed away suddenly at his home in Owosso while doing what he loved, hitting golf balls. Eugene was born on August 5, 1940 in Ovid, MI the son of Myron and Frances (Dennis) Woodruff. He graduated from Ovid High School in 1958 and was a veteran of the U. S. Navy. On May 8, 1965 he married Ruth Harrington and she preceded him in death on April 29, 2012. Gene worked at Mclaren Hospital in Flint until he retired and he had a printing business for several years. He was a former member of Ovid Fire Dept, Ovid Ambulance Service and a member of First Church of God, loved golfing, watching trains, and watching Jeopardy.
Survivors are his children, Stacy Woodruff of Ovid, Karen (Kevin DeMarias) Crambell of St. Johns, Kathy (Scott) Sparks of Owosso and Rachel (Randall) Perrien of Ovid, Grandchildren, Corey, Chelsea, Brooke, Paige, Brendan, Justin, Colton and Mason. Brothers, David Woodruff of Grand Rapids and Ronald (Sarah) Woodruff of St. Johns and sister in law Patricia Harrington
He was preceded in death by his parents and son Wayne.
The family will receive friends and relatives at Keck-Coleman Funeral Home, St. Johns on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. with Rev. Dr. Ronald Nuckles officiating. Memorials may be made to The Railroad Institute, 405 S. Washington St., Owosso, MI 48867.