Steven Wayne Woodward

August 28, 1960 - January 25, 2012

08/28/1960 - 01/25/2012

Past Services

Saturday January 28, 2012
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home Denbigh Chapel
12893 Jefferson Ave.
Newport News, VA 23608
757-874-4200 | Directions
Saturday January 28, 2012
5:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home Denbigh Chapel
12893 Jefferson Ave.
Newport News, VA 23608
757-874-4200 | Directions

Steven Wayne “Woody” Woodward, 51, passed away Wednesday, January 25, 2012, in Newport News.
Mr. Woodward was an auto technician with Pearson’s Toyota. He enjoyed golf, softball, darts, bowling, and always being the life of any party.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Michael Woodward.
Survivors include his wife, Bernadette Woodward; his children, Jeannie Anthony Martin, Tiffany Charlie DeVaughn, and Brian Elizabeth Perkins; his parents, Norman J. “Woody” Ann Woodward and Melba Elizabeth “Bettye” McClung White; his brother, David Woodward; seven grandchildren; sister-in-law, Michelle Olivo; and many other beloved family members. He also leaves several close friends including Dawn and Steve Matthews; Sandra, Nic, and Danielle Scott; and Chris Marshall.
Special thanks go to Dr. Edward Rose, Dr. Virginia Boothe, and the nurses of Heartland Hospice and UVA Health Systems for all of their care and kindness.
The family will receive friends Saturday, January 28, 2012 from 3 to 5 pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home – Denbigh Chapel, followed by a memorial service at 5 pm.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations in memory of Steve be made to Heartland Hospice, 11835 Fishing Point Drive, Suite 202, Newport News, VA 23606 or UVA Health Systems, Palliative Care or Pulmonary Units P.O. Box 400870, Charlottesville, VA 22904.
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Ann Hobbs
8 years ago

Brian & Elizabeth, My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. May The Lord grant you peace and comfort during this time and the days ahead.

Leah Sandbach
8 years ago

Brian, I am sorry for your loss, I am praying for you and your family.

8 years ago

Dear Woodward family,

I am sorry for your loss. As the days and weeks go by may you draw closer to God in prayer and allow Him to sustain you.-

Psalm 55:22

Sue Tarkington
8 years ago

My thoughts and prayers are with you, Bernadette, and all of his family and friends. Woody will be missed.

Hadyn and Loretta Bourn
8 years ago

Our prayers are with you in this time of loss.

JoAnne Logsdon-Manuel & Joshua Woodward
8 years ago

Proverbs 2:07-Getting wisdom is the wisest thing you can do! And whatever else you do, develope good judgment.

May the Lord be with you all at this special time. We will join you in remembering Steve.

Love you,

JoAnne Logsdon-Woodward-Manuel &

Joshua Nathanial Woodward

& Frances Edna Logsdon

Terry & Donald Pisano
8 years ago

Steve, you may have left us and gone to heaven but you will always be in our hearts. You and Bernadette shared a very special love. We love you and will miss you, your laugh and your smile. Rest in peace.