Virginia L. "Ginger" DeWoody, 79 of Franklin passed away at 8:40 A.M. on Wednesday April 22, 2015 at The Caring Place with her husband at her side.
Born June 19, 1935 in Oil City, she was the daughter of the Herbert R. and Virginia Green Larkin.
She was a 1953 graduate of Franklin High School.
Ginger worked at Joy Manufacturing for a number of years as a clerk and secretary in the engineering department.
She was an active and faithful member of Christ United Methodist Church in Franklin. She enjoyed singing in the church choir and participating on the CCC Committee.
She was a former active board member of the Christian Loving Fund and was instrumental in the establishment of the gift shop at The Caring Place.
Ginger was a very caring people person. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She enjoyed attending her grandchildren's various activities and sporting events.
On September 20, 1958 she married Robert DeWoody at the First Baptist Church in Franklin and he survives.
Also surviving is a daughter; Diane Hogue and her husband David of Seneca; two grandchildren, Shawn Hogue of Erie and Lauren Hogue, a student at IUP, and several cousins.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Mary Elizabeth DeWoody.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Huff Funeral Home & Cremation Services Inc. 312 West Park St. Franklin, where friends will be received from 2:00-4:00 & 6:00 - 8:00 PM Friday.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday at Christ United Methodist Church, 1135 Buffalo St. Franklin with Rev. Sam Wagner, Associate Pastor and Rev. David Janz, Church Pastor, officiating.
Interment will be at Hickory Grove Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to Christ United Methodist Church, 1135 Buffalo St. Franklin, PA 16323, the American Cancer Society PO Box 22718 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 73123-1718, or the American Heart Association, PO Box 15120 Chicago, IL 60693.