Doris L. Woodruff
Doris L. Woodruff, 89, of Goshen, died at 5:50 am on Wednesday, April 10,
2013 at Greencroft Health Care, Goshen. She was born on April 9, 1924 in
Bremen, to Manford and Fannie M. (Crothers) Umbaugh. On October 13,
1941 in Bremen she married Charles M. Woodruff, he died October 31, 2002.
Surviving are a son - James (Shari) Woodruff of Middlebury; a daughter -
Kathy (Randolph) Mahnesmith of Fisherville, VA; three grandchildren,
Logan Woodruff of Osceola, Noell (Dean) Woodruff- Giudice of Mishawaka,
Ethan (Karen) Mahnesmith of Chesapeake Beach, MD; one great grandson,
Zack Giudice of Mishawaka; two great great-granddaughters, Lilly Giudice-
Madaras and Zoey Giudice-Madaras both of Mishawaka; three sisters -
Kathryn Bonder of Mishawaka, Carole (Sam) Kovacevich of Granger, Betty
Borton of Mishawaka. She was preceded in death by her parents;
husband; one grandson, Matthew Mahnesmith; two brothers, Kenneth
Umbaugh and Ronald Hook. She was a devoted wife and mother and was a
member of the Middlebury Church of the Brethren. She retired from the
South Bend Tribune after working as the credit and purchasing manager
for over 20 years. Visitation will be from 6:30 to 8:00 pm on Thursday April
11 at Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, 1003 South Main Street Middlebury.
Memorial services will be at 11:00 am on Friday April 12 also at the funeral
home. Services will be conducted by Rev. John Long. Burial will be in
Mount Pleasant Cemetery, South Bend. Memorials may be given to IU
Health Goshen Home Care and Hospice or Greencroft Foundation or the
charity of the donor’s choice.
Current Online Condolences
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Our sympathy, love and prayers are with your family. Doris was a lovely
woman in every way.
From: Dan & Amy Petry
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Jim, very sorry when I read in the S.B. Tribune on Friday AM about your
mother. Hope the many great memories of your mother and dad, make their
passing easier. Yes I am still around, still living in Baroda Michigan with
Shirley, this Oct, 50 years.
From: Bob Niezgodski