SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT - Edith E. “Eloise” Woodley, 86, of South Williamsport, died peacefully, Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, at UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 65 years, Harold W. Woodley, on Dec. 15, 2018.
Born April 10, 1933 in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late Lewis T. and Edith R. (Costigan) Holtzinger.
Eloise was a Williamsport High School graduate and a member of St. Paul-Calvary United Methodist Church. She previously worked at Bell Telephone Company and was also a seamstress. She enjoyed camping, card playing, traveling, and sewing. Most of all Eloise loved and cherished spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Surviving are four children, Debra L. Young (Kent) of South Williamsport, Harold Douglas Woodley (Maureen) of Draper UT, David A. Woodley (Cheryl) of South Williamsport and Dwight A. Woodley (Amy) of South Williamsport, 12 grandchildren, and 27 great grandchildren.
In addition to her husband and parents she was preceded in death by a brother, Lewis T. Holtzinger, Jr.
A funeral service to honor the life of Eloise will be held 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 30 at Sanders Mortuary, 821 Diamond Street, Williamsport. Burial will follow in Twin Hills Memorial Park, Muncy. A viewing will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at Sanders Mortuary.
Memorial Contributions in Edith’s name may be made to St. Paul-Calvary U.M.C. c/o Memorial Fund, 1427 Memorial Ave., Williamsport, PA 17701.
Arrangements entrusted to Sanders Mortuary.