Matilda Jane Woosley
April 21, 1936 ‒ April 26, 2021
Matilda Jane Woosley, age 85, of Johnstown passed away peacefully at her home Monday, April 26, 2021.
She was born in Appleton, Ohio on April 21, 1936 to Clarence and Rosa J. Stough, both of whom preceded her in death.
She is survived by children, Mary (Neil) Ritchie, David Woosley, Nancy (Daniel) Wilson, and daughter-in-law Diann Woosley; grandchildren, Lyndsie (Cliff) Grubb, Shannon Woosley (Jeffery Whatamough), John Thomas and David Woosley, Luke Turner and Carly Turner; and the little guy who brightened each day for her, great-grandson, Emmitt Reed Whatamough; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her beloved husband, Charles R. (Dick) Woosley; son Donald M. Woosley; sister, Marjorie Reninger and brothers, Dale Stough, Larry Stough and Robert Stough.
Jane enjoyed her grandchildren and great grandson and spending time with her friends of the Rose Club and looked forward each year to the Hartford Fair. She was an active member of the Appleton United Methodist Church. Jane loved to sew and had sewed for Lucy’s Toy shop for many years, reading Amish Books and she also enjoyed crocheting and made many blankets and afghans for her neighbors.
Family and friends may call from 4-8 p.m. on Friday, April 30, 2021 at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 637 N. St. Rt. 61 at St. Rt. 3, Sunbury, Ohio 43074. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 1, 2021 at the Hartford Cemetery in Croton, with the Pastor Daniel Hamilton, officiating.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio P.O. Box 430, Newark, Ohio 43058-0430.
The Covid-19 protocol of distancing and wearing a mask in the funeral home will be observed.
The DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury, is honored to be serving the family of Matilda Jane Woosley.
Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com