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Doyle Edward Woods

April 3, 1931 ~ October 25, 2018 (age 87)

Doyle Edward Woods, known to friends as "Woody," passed away on October 25, 2018, at the age of 87 years.

A native of Princeton, Indiana, Doyle was born on April 3, 1931 to Arnett Archibald & Esther Laverne Ransford Woods. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Sharon Sue (Rader), daughter Tara Lynn (Duane), daughter Melissa Ann (Mark), and daughter Deborah Kay (Michael). Doyle was a loving grandfather to 4 grandsons, 1 granddaughter and 7 great-grandchildren.

He was a 20 year Army veteran serving in Korean and Vietnam Wars. He retired from the Army as a chief warrant officer before working for the FAA for 15 years.

A celebration of Doyle's life will be held on Monday, October 29, 2018 at 2 p.m. at Colvin Funeral Home, 425 N Main Street, Princeton, with Pastor Brad Keenan officiating. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until service time on Monday at the funeral home. Military rites will be held at the funeral home by the Retired Military Veterans.

Memorial donations in memory of Doyle can be made to Indy Honor Flight, Inc., PO Box 10, Plainfield, IN 46168. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Colvin Funeral Home is honored to be assisting the family. You may leave a message of sympathy or light a candle in memory of Doyle at

Donations may be made to:

Honor Flight, Inc
P.O. Box 10, Plainfield IN 46168

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